cephalalgia


cephalalgia
SYN: headache. [cephal- + G. algos, pain]
- benign coital c. SYN: coital headache.
- histaminic c. SYN: cluster headache.

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ceph·a·lal·gia .sef-ə-'lal-j(ē-)ə n HEADACHE

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ceph·a·lal·gia (sef″ə-lalґjə) [Gr. kephalalgia] headache.

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  • Cephalalgia — Ceph a*lal gi*a, Cephalalgy Ceph a*lal gy, n. [L. cephalalgia, Gr. ?; ? + ? pain: cf. F. c[ e]phalalgie.] (Med.) Pain in the head; headache. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cephalalgia — may refer to: Headache, pain in the region of the head or neck Cephalalgia (journal), a medical journal of the International Headache Society This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Cephalalgīa — (griech.), Kopfschmerz …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cephalalgia — vgl. Zephalalgie …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • cephalalgia — cephalalgic, adj. /sef euh lal jeuh, jee euh/, n. Med. headache (def. 1). [1540 50; CEPHAL + ALGIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • cephalalgia — noun A pain in the head; headache. Syn: headache …   Wiktionary

  • cephalalgia — n. headache …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cephalalgia — n.; (also cephalalgy) (Med.) Headache …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • cephalalgia — ceph·a·lal·gia …   English syllables

  • cephalalgia — noun pain in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs • Syn: ↑headache, ↑head ache • Hypernyms: ↑ache, ↑aching • Hyponyms: ↑histamine headache, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary