TITLE

pubalgia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1814
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pubalgia" is presented. It refers to the pain occurring from the groin or pubic symphysis. Diagnosis of pubalgia is made after ruling out the presence of an inguinal hernia. Symptoms of pubalgia include inflammation in the urogenital system, inflammation of the hip, or weaknesses in the abdominal wall.
ACCESSION #
21242843

 

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