Spasticity in 'MS' patients

Spasticity is a feature of altered skeletal muscle performance in muscle tone involving hypertonia; it is also referred to as an unusual "tightness", stiffness, and/or "pull" of muscles.
Clinically spasticity is defined as velocity dependent resistance to stretch, where a lack of inhibition results in excessive contraction of the muscles.
The clinical underpinnings of spasticity in multiple sclerosis could be from poor oxygenation. THIS HOWEVER IS A HYPOTHESIS AND AWAITS VERIFICATION.
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