The DocApp-Glossary provides basic information on health topics, symptoms, ailments, diseases, treatment methods associated with medical specialists. The informations are not complete and do not replace the doctor's visit.


Pain is a distressing feeling often caused by intense or damaging stimuli, such as stubbing a toe, burning a finger, putting alcohol on a cut, or bumping the "funny bone". Because it is a complex, subjective phenomenon, defining pain has been a challenge. <br/> <br/>