sphincteralgia

[sfĭngk′tə-răljə]

n.

Pain in the muscles of the anal sphincter.

Nearby words

  1. sphincter muscle of pancreatic duct,
  2. sphincter muscle of pupil,
  3. sphincter muscle of pylorus,
  4. sphincter muscle of urethra,
  5. sphincter muscle of urinary bladder,
  6. sphincterate,
  7. sphincterectomy,
  8. sphincterial,
  9. sphincteric,
  10. sphincterismus


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