A rarely used term for pain in the peritoneum. [peritoneum + G. algos, pain]

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peri·to·ne·al·gia (per″ĭ-to″ne-alґjə) pain in the peritoneum.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • periton- — combining form or peritone or peritoneo Etymology: Late Latin peritoneum 1. : peritoneum peritonealgia …   Useful english dictionary

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