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Descriptor English:   Trismus 
Descriptor Spanish:   Trismo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Trismo 
Synonyms English:   Lock Jaw
Masseter Spasm
Masseter Muscle Spasms
Masseter Spasms
Muscle Spasm, Masseter
Muscle Spasms, Masseter
Spasm, Masseter
Spasm, Masseter Muscle
Spasms, Masseter
Spasms, Masseter Muscle
Masseter Muscle Spasm  
Tree Number:   C10.597.613.750.700
Definition English:   Spasmodic contraction of the masseter muscle resulting in forceful jaw closure. This may be seen with a variety of diseases, including TETANUS, as a complication of radiation therapy, trauma, or in association with neoplastic conditions. 
See Related English:   Tetanus
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   14714 
Unique Identifier:   D014313 

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