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Synonyms for pain

Synonyms for pain

a sensation of physical discomfort occurring as the result of disease or injury

one that makes another totally miserable by causing sharp pain and irritation


to cause suffering or painful sorrow to

to have or cause a feeling of physical pain or discomfort

Synonyms for pain

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One month later, active shoulder ROM was begun, with some dull pain during movement.
He believes that by mimicking more of the creature's mouthparts, including an addition to steady the needle's entry, he'll be able to reduce that dull pain.
Currently, feline pain is treated primarily with two types of analgesics: opioids, which function as numbing agents that dull pain, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which reduce inflammation.
Clinically, patients with EECC present with chronic dull pain and otorrhea, which commonly is purulent.
The classic description of cardiac chest pain is crushing, heavy or dull pain below the sternum (chest bone) that may extend up to the neck, shoulders or arms, and shortness of breath.
Possible side effects include a dull pain, redness or swelling at the place where the injection is administered, headaches or muscle pain, a high temperature and nausea.
My initial thoughts were that I had broken something because of the dull pain reverberating through the bone in my upper left arm.
Women experience unusual symptoms more often than men do, such as a dull pain, ache or heavy feeling in the chest, a mild discomfort in the chest accompanied by a general unwell feeling, or a pain in the chest that spreads to the back or stomach.
Women are more likely than men to experience 'unusual symptoms' like a dull pain, ache or a 'heavy' feeling in the chest, or a mild discomfort that makes you feel generally unwell.
Symptoms for women tend to include dull pain, ache or heavy feeling in the chest, or a pain in the chest that spreads to the back or stomach.
However, for the past couple of years, I have had this dull pain in my lower back.
It induces an uncomfortably dull pain in the lower extremity and often delays rehabilitation, while patients who are unable to walk well often develop dependent edema.
Some people with irritable bowel syndrome that results in chronic, dull pain and bowel spasms find relief with an enteric-coated peppermint/caraway oil preparation called Regimint[TM].
She complained in particular of dull pain in the distribution of the right saphenous nerve.
Another possibility is that ONS triggers the brain to release endorphins, natural substances that dull pain sensations.