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Definition of "spasticity" [spas•tic•i•ty]

  • The state, quality or property of being spastic. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "spasticity" in a sentence
  • "However, spasticity is most commonly treated with passive range of motion (stretching) and splinting."
  • "Treatments are specifically designed for each child as each child's level of spasticity is different."
  • "A rhizotomy and baclofen pump program for children with cerebral palsy or other conditions associated with spasticity is available for evaluation, surgery and rehabilitation."