Definition of cardialgia in English:


Syllabification: car·di·al·gi·a
Pronunciation: /ˌkärdēˈalj(ē)ə


  • 1Heartburn.
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    • The expression hugbit, ‘hug-bite,’ referred to belching, heartburn, and other symptoms of cardialgia, which were attributed to a ‘biting spirit’ belonging to someone else.
    • It is generally preceded by a cardialgia, or heart-burn, sour belchings, and flatulences, with pain of the stomach and intestines.
    • 40 patients with panic attacks, chronic algesic syndromes (chronic headaches of tension, cardialgias) entered the study.

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