Synonyms and related words:
MS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, brain disease, cephalalgia, cerebral palsy, chorea, emotional disorder, epilepsy, falling sickness, glossopharyngeal neuralgia, headache, herpes zoster, ischialgia, migraine, multiple sclerosis, nervous disorder, neuritis, neuropathy, organic psychosis, palsy, polyneuritis, pressure neuropathy, priapism, radiculitis, sciatic neuritis, sciatica, shaking palsy, shingles, spastic paralysis, the jerks, tic douloureux, toxic psychosis

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  • Neuralgia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 M79.2 ICD 9 729.2 …   Wikipedia

  • Neuralgia — Clasificación y recursos externos CIE 10 M79.2, m70 CIE 9 729.2 MedlinePlus …   Wikipedia Español

  • neuralgia — f. sintomat. Nombre genérico con que se designa cualquier dolor más o menos constante, espontáneo o provocado a lo largo de un nervio. Medical Dictionary. 2011. neuralgia …   Diccionario médico

  • Neuralgia — Neu*ral gi*a, n. [NL., from Gr. ney^ron nerve + ? pain. See {nerve}.] (Med.) A disease, the chief symptom of which is a very acute pain, exacerbating or intermitting, which follows the course of a nervous branch, extends to its ramifications, and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neuralgia — (n.) 1807, from Gk. neuron nerve (see NEURO (Cf. neuro )) + ALGIA (Cf. algia). Probably formed on model of Fr. névralgie (1801). Related: Neuralgic …   Etymology dictionary

  • neuralgia — s. f. [Medicina] Dor num nervo e suas ramificações. = NEVRALGIA   ‣ Etimologia: neuro + algia …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • neuralgia — sustantivo femenino 1. Área: medicina Dolor que recorre un nervio …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • neuralgia — (De neuro y algia). f. Med. Dolor continuo a lo largo de un nervio y de sus ramificaciones, por lo común sin fenómenos inflamatorios …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • neuralgia — ► NOUN ▪ intense pain along the course of a nerve, especially in the head or face. DERIVATIVES neuralgic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • neuralgia — [noo ral′jə, nyooral′jə; noo ral′jē ə, nyoo ral′jē ə] n. [ModL: see NEUR & ALGIA] severe pain along the course of a nerve or in its area of distribution neuralgic [no͞o ral′jik, nyo͞o ral′jik] adj …   English World dictionary

  • neuralgia — neuralgic, adj. /noo ral jeuh, nyoo /, n. Pathol. sharp and paroxysmal pain along the course of a nerve. [1815 25; NEUR + ALGIA] * * * Pain of unknown cause in the area covered by a peripheral sensory nerve. In trigeminal neuralgia (tic… …   Universalium

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