photalgia

[ foh-tal-juh, -jee-uh ]
/ foʊˈtæl dʒə, -dʒi ə /

noun Pathology.

pain, as in an eye, that is caused by intensity of light.

Origin of photalgia

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Medicine definitions for photalgia

photalgia

[ fō-tăljə ]

n.

Pain caused by light.photodynia
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