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pain fixed in one spot, a common feature of pain without organic basis, as seen in conversion disorder.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
Pain localized in one spot; a symptom occurring in neuroses whereby localized pain, without evident organic basis, is experienced.
[top- + G. algos, pain]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
topalgia(tō-păl′jē-ă) [″ + algos, pain]
Pain in a localized site.
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