pleurodynia

noun
pleu·​ro·​dyn·​ia | \ ˌplu̇r-ə-ˈdin-ē-ə How to pronounce pleurodynia (audio) \

Medical Definition of pleurodynia

1 : a sharp pain in the side usually located in the intercostal muscles and believed to arise from inflammation of fibrous tissue

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“Pleurodynia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pleurodynia. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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