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Definition of the noun Algesia
What does Algesia mean as a name of something?
- [medicine] sensitivity to pain
Algesia, from the Greek word algesis, is the sensitivity to pain. The term is sometimes used to refer to hyperalgesia.
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by Mohammed Alqumber
Similarly, since algesia means to feel pain, an analgestic drug is one that ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
algesia (algesthesia). unusual sensitivity or hypersensitivity to pain. Cf. hyperesthesia. algesic (algetic). painful. algesthesia.
by Chris Brooker
algesia n ...
by Roberto Patarca Montero
Visceral algesia in irritable bowel syndrome, fibromyalgia, and sphincter of oddi dysfunction, type III. Digestive Disease Sciences 44(3):63 ...
A Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)
by John Lackie
Algesia is sensitivity to pain.
Dictionary of Psychology (2000)
Algesia (Algesis). Sensitivity to pain. Algesimeter (Algesiometer). An instrument with a sharp end designed to measure sensitivity to pain by pressing the ...
algesia, sensitivity to pain) .
by David A. Bedworth, Albert E. Bedworth
ALGESIA The capacity to experience pain. cf: algedonic; ct: analgesia. ALGOPHOBIA 1. A phobia q.v. 2. An irrational and morbid fear of pain. ALIENATION 1. The condition of being uninvolved in, or estranged from others or society in general.
by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek
shoulder blades pain sensitivity algesia algesic algetic pain sensitivity in excess hyperalgesia hyperalgia pain severe megalgia pain of skin dermatalgia dermatodynia erythromelalgia rodonalgia pain in sieep hypnalgia experienced during ...
Second Edition by Ian Stuart-Hamilton
algesia (1) Sense of pain. (2) Heightened ...
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