dyschiria

dyschiria

 [dis-ki´re-ah]
loss of power to tell which side of the body has been touched.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dys·chei·ri·a

, dyschiria (dis-kī'rē-ă),
A disorder of sensibility in which, although there is no apparent loss of sensation, the patient is unable to tell which side of the body has been touched (acheiria), or refers it to the wrong side (allocheiria), or to both sides (syncheiria).
[dys- + G. cheir, hand]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

dys·chei·ri·a

, dyschiria (dis-kī'rē-ă)
A disorder of sensory processing in which the patient is unable to tell which side of the body has been touched (acheiria) or refers the stimulus to the wrong side (allocheiria) or to both sides (syncheiria).
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dys·chei·ri·a

, dyschiria (dis-kī'rē-ă)
A disorder of sensibility in which, although there is no apparent loss of sensation, the patient is unable to tell which side of the body has been touched, or refers it to the wrong side, or to both.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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