- a technique for measuring the sensitivity to pain produced by heat rays focused on an area of skin and recorded in dols.
Origin of dolorimetry
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- a technique for measuring the level of pain perception by applying heat to the skin
- The measurement of pain sensitivity or pain intensity.
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