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pain threshold

Translation of pain threshold in Spanish:

noun

  • (Medicine)
    resistencia (feminine) al dolor
    umbral (masculine) del dolor
    to have a high/low pain threshold
    tener mucha/poca resistencia al dolor
    tener el umbral del dolor elevado/bajo
    Example sentences
    • The pressure pain threshold was higher after dronabinol treatment than after placebo treatment.
    • Cold increases the pain threshold, the viscosity, and the plastic deformation of tissues but decreases motor performance.
    • Elevating the pain threshold is extremely important in training a sprinter.
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