espasmo

Definitions of espasmo

n a painful and involuntary muscular contraction

Synonyms:
acceso, ataque, calambrazo, punzada
Types:
tortícolis
a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
tic, tic nervioso, tirón
a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition
tic
a local and habitual twitching especially in the face
Type of:
síntoma
(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

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