hypalgesia


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hypalgesia

[¦hip·al′jē·zhə]
(physiology)
Diminished sensitivity to pain.
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Hypalgesia and aseptic meningitis are the most common complications associated with glycerol injection (Tekkok & Brown, 1996).
In contrast, hypalgesia in the median nerve territory, when present, has a like-lihood ratio of about 3 for carpal tunnel syndrome in studies in which nerve conduction and electromyography are the standard.
There was dense left-sided spastic hemiparesis with hypalgesia to light pinprick of the left upper and lower extremities.