painful bruising syndrome
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painful bruising syndromePsychology An idiopathic psychosomatic trauma-induced condition seen in emotionally-labile ♀ arising on legs, face, trunk, characterized by recurring painful ecchymoses with a ladder-like morphology, accompanied by syncope, N&V, GI, intracranial bleeding.
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