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Tenderness

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Tenderness describes a feeling of discomfort or pain caused by pressure that would normally be insufficient to cause such sensations.

Headache, Episodic Tension Type

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(2007). Tenderness. In: Schmidt, R., Willis, W. (eds) Encyclopedia of Pain. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29805-2_4404

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