TITLE

tenderness

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2157
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "tenderness" is presented. It means sensitivity to pain upon pressure. Rebound tenderness refers to the production or intensification of pain on sudden release of pressure that has been applied during palpation.
ACCESSION #
21248125

 

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