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A morbid condition in which exposure to cold is an important factor.
[cryo- + G. pathos, suffering]
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frigorismA term of waning use for circulatory failure attributed to long exposure to cold temperatures—e.g., chilblains, Raynaud’s disease.
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frigorism(frĭg′or-ĭzm) [L. frigor, cold, + Gr. -ismos, condition]
Very poor blood circulation caused by long exposure to cold.
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