hyperalgesia

An abnormal or excessive sensation, or heightened sensitivity, of the nerves. Hypoalgesia is the opposite and both have been grouped to mean altered peripheral neural sensibility

Hyperalgesia

Excessive sensitivity to pain
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Hyperalgesia

is the evocation of pain by a weakly noxious stimulus
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hyperalgesia

<neurology, physiology> The excessive sensitiveness or sensibility to pain. ... Origin: Gr. Algesis = pain ... (06 Mar 1998) ...
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hyperalgesia

(hi″pәr-al-je´ze-ә) excessive sensitivity to pain. adj., hyperalge´sic., adj.
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hyperalgesia

(from the article `pain`) ...and histamine. Prostaglandins are fatty acids that are released when inflammation occurs and can heighten the pain sensation by sensitizing the ...
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hyperalgesia

(hyper- + Gr. algsis pain) excessive sensitiveness or sensibility to pain.
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hyperalgesia

hyperalgesia Excessive sensitivity to painful stimuli; also called hyperalgia.
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hyperalgesia

Type: Term Pronunciation: hī′pĕr-al-jē′zē-ă Definitions: 1. Excessive sensitivity and a raised threshold to painful stimuli.
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hyperalgesia

An abnormal or excessive sensation, or heightened sensitivity, of the nerves. Hypoalgesia is the opposite and both have been grouped to mean altered peripheral neural sensibility
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Hyperalgesia

Hyperalgesia (ə or ə; `hyper` from Greek ὑπέρ (huper, `over”), `-algesia` from Greek algos, ἄλγος (pain)) is an increased sensitivity to pain, which may be caused by damage to nociceptors or peripheral nerves. Temporary increased sensitivity to pain also occurs as part of sickness behavior, the evolved response to infection. =...
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hyperalgesia

Unexpected increased pain intensity from a stimulus. Excessive sensitivity to pain.
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