Medical Definition of Typist's cramp
Typist's cramp: A dystonia that affects the muscles of the hand and sometimes the forearm and only occurs during handwriting. Similar focal dystonias have also been called writer's cramp, pianist's cramp, musician's cramp, and golfer's cramp.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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