fasciculationmedical dictionary

<neurology, physiology> A small local contraction of muscles, visible through the skin, representing a spontaneous discharge of a number of fibres innervated by a single motor nerve filament.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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