Muscular hypotonia

Muscular hypotonia refers to weak muscle tone or poor muscle tone. The term hypotonia is often used alone. There are various causes of congenital hypotonia, which is poor muscle tone in a newborn infant (floppy baby). Acquired hypotonia can also occur due to various disorders. There are various nerve disorders ...

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Summary: A diminution of the skeletal muscle tone marked by a diminished resistance to passive stretching. ...1,2

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Causes of Muscular hypotonia

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Muscular Hypotonia:

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Causes List for Muscular hypotonia

Possible causes of Muscular hypotonia (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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References

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  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C0026827/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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