meralgia paresthetica

noun
meralgia par·​es·​thet·​i·​ca
variants: or British meralgia paraesthetica \ -​ˌpar-​əs-​ˈthet-​i-​kə How to pronounce meralgia paraesthetica (audio) \

Medical Definition of meralgia paresthetica

: an abnormal condition characterized by pain and paresthesia in the outer surface of the thigh

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“Meralgia paresthetica.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/meralgia%20paresthetica. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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