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Abbreviation for hand arm vibration syndrome.
hand-arm vibration syndrome(hand'arm'),
Injury to the nerves, muscles, and tendons of the wrist and hand due to the repetitive use of vibrating hand tools. Synonym: vibration-induced neuropathy
Patients may report intolerance of cold, muscular weakness, tingling sensations, or changes of color in the hand, fingers, or wrist.
Abbreviation for hand-arm-vibration syndrome.