Also known as dream pain. The term hypnalgia comes from the Greek words hupnos (sleep) and algos (pain). It is used to denote a pain occurring during the dream state.
   Campbell, R.J. (1996). Psychiatric dictionary. Seventh edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • hypnalgia — hyp·nal·gia (hip nalґjə) [hypn + algia] pain that occurs during sleep …   Medical dictionary

  • Гипналги́я — (hypnalgia; Гипн + греч. algos боль) боль, возникающая только во сне, при засыпании или пробуждении …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • dream pain —    see hypnalgia …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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