causalgia

noun
cau·sal·gia | \ kȯ-ˈzal-j(ē-)ə , -ˈsal- \

Definition of causalgia 

: a constant, usually burning pain that results from injury to a peripheral nerve and is often considered a type of complex regional pain syndrome

Other words from causalgia

causalgic \-jik \ adjective

First Known Use of causalgia

1872, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for causalgia

New Latin, from Greek kausos fever (from kaiein to burn) + New Latin -algia

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causalgia

noun
cau·sal·gia | \ kȯ-ˈzal-j(ē-)ə, -ˈsal- \

Medical Definition of causalgia 

: a constant usually burning pain that results from injury to a peripheral nerve and is often considered a type of complex regional pain syndrome

Other words from causalgia

causalgic \-jik \ adjective
causalgic pain

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