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MP term:myoclonus
MP id: MP:0000243
Definition: involuntary shock-like contractions, variable in rhythm and amplitude, followed by relaxation, of a muscle or a group of muscles; generally due to a central nervous system lesion
Number of paths to term: 3

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-abehavior/neurological phenotype
                is-aabnormal behavior
                        is-aseizures
                                is-aconvulsive seizures
                                        is-aaudiogenic seizures
                                        is-aclonic seizures
                                        is-amyoclonus [MP:0000243] (50 genotypes, 50 annotations)
                                        is-atonic seizures
                                        is-atonic-clonic seizures


mammalian phenotype
        is-amuscle phenotype
                is-aabnormal muscle physiology
                        is-amuscle twitch
                                is-amuscle spasm
                                        is-aemprosthotonos
                                        is-amuscle tetany
                                        is-amyoclonus [MP:0000243] (50 genotypes, 50 annotations)
                                        is-aopisthotonus


mammalian phenotype
        is-anervous system phenotype
                is-aabnormal nervous system physiology
                        is-aseizures
                                is-aconvulsive seizures
                                        is-aaudiogenic seizures
                                        is-aclonic seizures
                                        is-amyoclonus [MP:0000243] (50 genotypes, 50 annotations)
                                        is-atonic seizures
                                        is-atonic-clonic seizures

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