Obsolete term for pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen in the region of the vermiform appendix.
[appendix + G. algos, pain]
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appendalgiaA term of waning use for pain of appendiceal origin; more commonly expressed in the working medical parlance as appendix pain, appendiceal pain, appendicitis pain or more generically as right lower quadrant pain.
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