odynophagia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n odynophagia severe pain on swallowing due to a disorder of the esophagus
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Usage


In news:

An otherwise healthy 29-year-old woman presented with a complaint of odynophagia of several months' duration.
A 46-year-old woman presented to the emergency department with an 8-hour history of progressive throat pain, dysphagia, and odynophagia.
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