precordial pain


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Related to precordial pain: costochondritis, Pulsus paradoxus, retrosternal pain

precordial pain

Etymology: L, prae, before, cor, heart; poena, penalty
pain in the chest wall over the heart.

precordial pain

Pain felt in the center of the chest (e.g., below the sternum) or in the left side of the chest.
See also: pain