heteresthesia

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heteresthesia

 [het″er-es-the´zhah]
variation of cutaneous sensibility on adjoining areas.
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het·er·es·the·si·a

(het'ĕr-es-thē'zē-ă),
A change occurring in the degree (either plus or minus) of the sensory response to a cutaneous stimulus as the latter crosses a certain line on the surface.
[heter- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
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het·er·es·the·si·a

(het'ĕr-es-thē'zē-ă)
A change in degree (either plus or minus) of the sensory response to a cutaneous stimulus as the latter crosses a certain line on the surface of the skin.
Synonym(s): heteraesthesia.
[heter- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

het·er·es·the·si·a

(het'ĕr-es-thē'zē-ă)
A change occurring in the degree of sensory response to given cutaneous stimulus as the latter crosses a surface line.
Synonym(s): heteraesthesia.
[heter- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
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