dissociated anesthesia

[ dĭ-sōshē-ā′tĭd, -sē- ]

n.

Loss of sensation for pain and temperature without the loss of tactile sense.

Nearby words

  1. dissipation trail,
  2. dissipative system,
  3. dissociable,
  4. dissocial,
  5. dissociate,
  6. dissociated nystagmus,
  7. dissociation,
  8. dissociation sensibility,
  9. dissociative anesthesia,
  10. dissociative disorder


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