algesi-, alge-, alges-, algesio-, algi-, algio-, -algesia, -algesic, -algetic, -algic, -algia, -algy

(Greek: pain, sense of pain; painful; hurting)

Used actively in medical terminology to denote a condition of sensitivity to pain as specified by the combining root.

A painful condition involving the patella (a bone at the front of the knee).
1. Pain in the chest; also known as, stethalgia, thoracalgia, and thoracodynia.
2. Pain in the pectoral muscles.
Pain in the foot or feet.
1. Neuralgia (pain) in the soles of the feet.
2. Neuralgic pain in the foot or neuralgia in the sole of the foot.
The reduction in the number of pain and touch spots in trigeminal neuralgia.
perialgia, perialgy, perialgic
Excessive or intense pain.
phallalgia, phallalgic
Pain in the penis. Also phallodynia.
pharyngalgia, pharyngalgy, pharyngalgic
Pain in the pharynx (throat).
Pain originating in a vein.
1. Light-induced pain, especially of the eyes.
2. Ocular pain caused by light; also, photodynia.
1. Pain in the diaphragm.
2. An acute mental distress; psychalgia; melancholia.
plantalgia (s) (noun), plantalgias (pl)
A painful condition of the undersurface of the feet: Wearing shoes to the party that were much too tight caused plantalgias for Jill and Susan.
pleuralgia, pleuralgic
Pain in the pleura (membrane of the lungs and thoracic cavity) or in the side. Also, pleurodynia.
Pain in the lungs.
Pain in the foot, as from gout, rheumatism, or the like.
A man is suffering greatly because of the pain in this foot.
A doctor checks the podalgic condition of his patient with poditis.

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