dysaphia

or dys·a·phe·a

[ dis-ey-fee-uh, -af-ee-uh ]
/ dɪsˈeɪ fi ə, -ˈæf i ə /

noun Pathology.

a disorder of the sense of touch.

Nearby words

  1. dys-,
  2. dysacousia,
  3. dysacusis,
  4. dysadaptation,
  5. dysanagnosia,
  6. dysaptation,
  7. dysarteriotony,
  8. dysarthria,
  9. dysarthrosis,
  10. dysautonomia

Origin of dysaphia

dys- + Greek haph(ḗ) touch + -ia

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Medicine definitions for dysaphia

dysaphia

[ dĭs-āfē-ə ]

n.

An impairment in the sense of touch.

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