ischialgia


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ischialgia

 [is″ke-al´jah]
pain in the ischium.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

is·chi·al·gi·a

(is'kē-al'jē-ă),
1. Obsolete term for pain in the hip; specifically, the ischium. Synonym(s): ischiodynia
2. Obsolete term for sciatica.
[G. ischion, hip, + algos, pain]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

is·chi·al·gi·a

(is'kē-al'jē-ă)
Pain in the hip; specifically, the ischium.
Synonym(s): ischiodynia.
[G. ischion, hip, + algos, pain]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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