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hypoesthesia

 [hi″po-es-the´zhah]
abnormally decreased sensitivity to stimuli, particularly to touch. Called also hypesthesia. adj., adj hypoesthet´ic.

hyp·es·the·si·a

(hīp'es-thē'zē-ă),
Diminished sensitivity to stimulation.
Synonym(s): hypoesthesia
[G. hypo, under, + aisthēsis, feeling]

hypesthesia

/hyp·es·the·sia/ (hi″pes-the´zhah) hypoesthesia.

hypesthesia

(hī′pĭs-thē′zhə)
n.
Variant of hypoesthesia.

hypesthesia

[hī′pisthē′zhə]
Etymology: Gk, hypo, under, aisthesis, feeling
a decrease in sensation in response to stimulation of the sensory nerves or body organs or areas they innervate. Also called hypoesthesia. hypesthetic, adj.

hypesthesia

Partial or total loss of the sense of touch.

hypesthesia

 Diminished sensitivity to tactile stimuli

hyp·es·the·si·a

(hīp'es-thē'zē-ă)
Diminished sensitivity to stimulation.
Synonym(s): hypoesthesia, hypaesthesia.
[G. hypo, under, + aisthēsis, feeling]

hyp·es·the·si·a

(hīp'es-thē'zē-ă)
Diminished sensitivity to stimulation.
Synonym(s): hypaesthesia.
[G. hypo, under, + aisthēsis, feeling]

hypesthesia (hī´pesthē´zhə),

n a condition characterized by atypically decreased sensation.

hypesthesia

abnormally diminished sensitiveness; hypoesthesia.
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