pseudesthesia

[soo-duh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh]

noun


Origin of pseudesthesia

First recorded in 1835–45; pseud- + esthesia
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pseudesthesia in Medicine

pseudesthesia

[sōō′dĭs-thēzhə]

n.

A subjective sensation not arising from an external stimulus.
phantom limb
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