REFERRED PAIN

Reception of pain signals from a part of the body unaffected by pain stimuli.

REFERRED PAIN: "The subject's leg was injured, but in a display of referred pain, he felt discomfort in his stomach."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REFERRED PAIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/referred-pain/ (accessed October 27, 2020).
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