Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or exhibiting hyperalgesia.

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to hyperalgesia.

Etymologies

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hyperalgesia +‎ -ic

Examples

  • DRG excised from rats made hyperalgesic by spinal nerve ligation exhibited similar staining against Kir6. 2, SUR1 or SUR2 as DRG from controls, but showed decreased prevalence of SUR1 immunofluorescent NF200 positive neurons.

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  • Rodgers RJ, Hendrie CA (1983) Social conflict activates status-dependent endogenous analgesic or hyperalgesic mechanisms in male mice: effects of naloxone on nociception and behaviour.

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  • The response to pinprick was decreased or hyperalgesic in 123 of 130 patients with DN, PHN, or radicular LBP, as opposed to four out of 57 patients with axial LBP.

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