acrodynia

n. disease of infants and children which is characterized by pain and swelling of the extremities (often caused by contact with mercury)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Acrodynia — vgl. Akrodynie …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • acrodynia — noun An epidemic disease of the skin characterized by increased sensibility of the soles and palms, with pricking sensations in them and rheumatoid pains in the hands and feet. Syn: epidemic erythema, pedionalgia epidemica …   Wiktionary

  • acrodynia — 1. Pain in peripheral or acral parts of the body. 2. A syndrome caused almost exclusively in the past by mercury poisoning : in children, characterized by erythema of the extremities, chest, and nose, gastrointestinal symptoms and by …   Medical dictionary

  • acrodynia — ac·ro·dyn·ia …   English syllables

  • acrodynia — n.; see pink disease …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • acrodynia — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Акродиния (Acrodynia) — см. Болезнь розовая (полинейропатическая эритродермия). Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Bilderbeck disease — acrodynia …   Medical dictionary

  • Feer disease — acrodynia …   Medical dictionary

  • Selter disease — acrodynia …   Medical dictionary

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