Medical Definition of Clavus hystericus

1. Severe head pain, sharply defined, and typically described as feeling like a nail being driven into the head; usually regarded as a conversion symptom. Origin: L. Clavus, nail (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Clavus Hystericus

clavinet
clavinets
clavipectoral fascia
clavis
clavula
clavulae
clavulanate
clavulanates
clavulanic
clavulanic acid
clavulanic acids
clavulas
clavule
clavules
clavus hystericus (current term)
clavy
claw back
claw hammer
claw hammers
claw hatchet
claw off
claw ring
clawback
clawbacks
clawed
clawed frog
clawed frogs
clawedness

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