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proctalgia

 [prok-tal´jah]
pain in the rectum; proctodynia.
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proc·tal·gi·a

(prok-tal'jē-ă),
Pain at the anus, or in the rectum.
Synonym(s): proctodynia, rectalgia
[proct- + G. algos, pain]
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Literally, pain in the rectum
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proctalgia

1. A pain in the rectum.
2. Figuratively, A pain in the butt(ocks).
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

proc·tal·gi·a

(prok-tal'jē-ă)
Pain around the anus, or in the rectum.
Synonym(s): proctodynia, rectalgia.
[proct- + G. algos, pain]
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