dolorimetry


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dolorimetry

(ˌdɒləˈrɪmətrɪ)
n
(Medicine) a technique for measuring the level of pain perception by applying heat to the skin
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Digital palpation, myalgic scoring and dolorimetry can be used to count tender points.
Other studies have shown that finger palpation or dolorimetry identifies tender points with equal accuracy (LOE: 3, case-control design with non-independent reference standard).