In a message dated 9/28/02 12:17:40 PM, [log in to unmask] writes:
>And `dystonia', sounds like a small Eastern-European country to me,
>rather than a medical term. ;-)
Good one, my Aussie friend. The terms "hyper and "hypotonia" I have heard
referred to as a particular state of a muscle. Some kids with CP who appear
limp as a dish rag are termed "hypertonic".