intermittent claudication(redirected from Claudicatio intermittens)
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A condition caused by ischemia of the leg muscles due to arterial obstruction, characterized by attacks of lameness and pain precipitated by walking.
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(Pathology) pathol pain and cramp in the calf muscles, aggravated by walking and caused by an insufficient supply of blood
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|Noun||1.||intermittent claudication - lameness due to pain in leg muscles because the blood supply is inadequate; pain subsides with rest|
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