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pseudesthesia

[ soo-duhs-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ ˌsu dəsˈθi ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /
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noun
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Origin of pseudesthesia

First recorded in 1835–45; pseud- + esthesia
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Medical definitions for pseudesthesia

pseudesthesia
[ sōō′dĭs-thēzhə ]

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