Akinesia

Absence of body movements.

Akinesia

A 'lack of movement' which is a symptom of Parkinson's disease.
Found on http://www.vernalis.com/component/content/article/101-placing-and-open-offe

Akinesia

Loss of muscular response.
Found on http://www.gadsbywicks.co.uk/uploaded/3822.pdf

Akinesia

Akinesia: Impaired body movement; without movement (or without much movement). Akinesia is a term used in neurology to denote the absence (or poverty) of movement. The word 'akinetic' comes from the prefix 'a-' meaning 'without' + the Greek word 'kinesis' meaning motion = without motion. For example, a person in coma is akinetic. For another exampl...
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Akinesia

Ak`i·ne'si·a noun [ Greek ... quiescence; 'a priv. + ... motion.] (Medicine) Paralysis of the motor nerves; loss of movement. Foster.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/49

akinesia

1. <neurology> Absence or poverty of movements. ... 2. <pharmacology> The temporary paralysis of a muscle by the injection of procaine. ... Origin: Gr. Kinesis = motion ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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akinesia

(a″kĭ-ne´zhә) absence or loss of the power of voluntary movement. the temporary paralysis of a muscle by the injection of procaine. akinesia algera a condition characterized by generalized pain associated with movement of any kind.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001

Akinesia

• (n.) Paralysis of the motor nerves; loss of movement.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/akinesia/

akinesia

(a neg. + Gr. kinsis motion + ia) 1. absence or poverty of movements. 2. the temporary paralysis of a muscle by the injection of procaine.
Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio03.html

akinesia

akinesia, acinesia 1. A partial or total loss of muscle movement due to peripheral or central nervous system abnormalities. 2. In entomology, a temporary immobility of an insect caused by damage to or loss of sensory organs such as the antennae.
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akinesia

akinesia, akinesis 1. Absence or poverty of movements. 2. Absence or diminution of voluntary motion that may range from moderate inactivity to almost complete immobility.
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akinesia

Type: Term Pronunciation: ā-ki-nē′sē-ă, ā-kī- Definitions: 1. Absence or loss of the power of voluntary movement, due to an extrapyramidal disorder. 2. Obsolete term denoting the postsystolic interval of rest of the heart. 3. Absence of either inward or outward (dyskinesia) movement of a ventricular region during...
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Akinesia

delay in initiating movement; inability to move; 'freezing'.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21811

Akinesia

A state of motor inhibition or reduced voluntary movement.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22394

akinesia

loss of ability to move
Found on http://phrontistery.info/a.html
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