acanthesthesia

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acanthesthesia

 [ah-kan″thes-the´zhah]
a sensation of a sharp point pricking the body.

a·can·thes·the·si·a

(ă-kan'thes-thē'zē-ă),
Paresthesia of a pinprick.
[G. akantha, thorn, + aisthēsis, sensation]

acanthesthesia

/acan·thes·the·sia/ (a-kan″thes-the´zhah) perverted sensation of a sharp point pricking the body.

a·can·thes·the·si·a

(ă-kan'thes-thē'zē-ă)
Paresthesia in which there is the sensation of a pinprick.
Synonym(s): acanthaesthesia.
[G. akantha, thorn, + aisthēsis, sensation]

a·can·thes·the·si·a

(ă-kan'thes-thē'zē-ă)
Paresthesia of a pinprick.
[G. akantha, thorn, + aisthēsis, sensation]

acanthesthesia (əkan´thesthē´zēə, -zhə),

n a form of paresthesia experienced as numbness, tingling, or “pins and needles.”