Share this entry

Share this page

arthralgia

Saltos de línea: arth|ral¦gia
Pronunciación: /ɑːˈθraldʒə
 
/

Definición de arthralgia en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
Pain in a joint.
Example sentences
  • Arthritis is joint pain with inflammation, whereas arthralgia is joint pain without inflammation.
  • Patients with classical dermatomyositis can also suffer from arthralgia (joint aches) or arthritis (tender, painful swollen joints).
  • A 75-year-old man was admitted for fever, shivering, arthralgia, and chest pain that increased with deep breathing.

Origen

mid 19th century: from Greek arthron 'joint' + -algia.

Definición de arthralgia en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día Noel
Pronunciación: nəʊˈɛl
noun
Christmas…