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tenesmus

Saltos de línea: ten|es¦mus
Pronunciación: /tɪˈnɛzməs
 
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Definición de tenesmus en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
A continual or recurrent inclination to evacuate the bowels, caused by disorder of the rectum or other illness.
Example sentences
  • We did not observe unwanted side effects, such as tenesmus.
  • Patients may have nausea, vomiting, dizziness, tenesmus and low-grade fever.
  • Symptoms typically include rectal discomfort, tenesmus, and constipation.

Origen

early 16th century: via medieval Latin from Greek teinesmos 'straining', from teinein 'stretch, strain'.

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