acrodynia

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acrodynia

[‚ak·rō′din·ē·ə]
(medicine)
A childhood syndrome associated with mercury ingestion and characterized by periods of irritability alternating with apathy, anorexia, pink itching hands and feet, photophobia, sweating, tachycardia, hypertension, and hypotonia.
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