lightning pains

noun plural

light·​ning pains ˈlīt-niŋ- How to pronounce lightning pains (audio)
: intense shooting or lancinating pains occurring in tabes dorsalis

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“Lightning pains.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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