Translation of pain threshold in Spanish:

pain threshold

resistencia al dolor, n.

noun

Medicine

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    resistencia al dolor feminine
    umbral del dolor masculine
    to have a high/low pain threshold tener el umbral del dolor elevado/bajo
    • Cold increases the pain threshold, the viscosity, and the plastic deformation of tissues but decreases motor performance.
    • Elevating the pain threshold is extremely important in training a sprinter.
    • These endorphins act as a powerful analgesic, helping to elevate the pain threshold and aid in relieving aches.
    • The pressure pain threshold was higher after dronabinol treatment than after placebo treatment.