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referred pain

noun Pathology.
pain felt in an area remote from the site of origin.
Also called synalgia.


Origin:
1895–1900

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referred pain
 
n
psychol pain felt in the body at some place other than its actual place of origin

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referred pain re·ferred pain (rĭ-fûrd')
n.
Pain that is felt in a part of the body at a distance from its area of origin.

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