allodynia

[ăl′ō-dĭnē-ə]

n.

Pain that results from a noninjurious stimulus to the skin.

Nearby words

  1. allocortex,
  2. allocution,
  3. allod,
  4. allodial,
  5. allodium,
  6. alloerotism,
  7. allogamy,
  8. allogeneic,
  9. allogeneic graft,
  10. allogeneic homograft


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