rebound tenderness

noun

Medical Definition of rebound tenderness

: a sensation of pain felt when pressure (as to the abdomen) is suddenly removed

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“Rebound tenderness.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rebound%20tenderness. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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