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A jerk involuntary contraction of a muscle of short duration?
SPASM
AN INVOLUNTARY CONTRACTION OF A WHOLE GROUP OF MUSCLE (LONG)
CONVULSION
A complete tetonic contraction of entire muscle usually causing pain?
CRAMP
Fiberous contective tissue that causes inflamation
FIBROSITIS
A desease caused by an accumulation of abnormal antibodies at the neuromuscular junction
Myasthenia gravis
(prevents acetylcholine to be released to stimulate muscle)
A myopathy a desease that causes irreversable muscle degeneration?
MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY