hypalgesia


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hypalgesia

 [hi″pal-je´ze-ah]
diminished sensibility to pain. adj., adj hypalge´sic.

hy·pal·ge·si·a

(hī'pal-jē'zē-ă, hip-al-),
Decreased sensibility to pain.
Synonym(s): hypoalgesia
[G. hypo, under, + algēsis, sense of pain]

hypalgesia

/hyp·al·ge·sia/ (hi″pal-je´ze-ah) decreased pain sense.hypalge´sic

hypalgesia

[hī′paljē′zē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, hypo, below, algesis, pain
the perception of a painful stimulus to a degree that varies significantly from a normal perception of the same stimulus.

hyp·al·ge·si·a

(hīp'al-jē'zē-ă)
Decreased sensibility to pain.
Synonym(s): hypoalgesia.
[G. hypo, under, + algēsis, sense of pain]

hyp·al·ge·si·a

(hīp'al-jē'zē-ă)
Decreased sensibility to pain.
Synonym(s): hypoalgesia.
[G. hypo, under, + algēsis, sense of pain]

hypalgesia

reduced sensitivity to pain.
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