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sensation

 [sen-sa´shun]
an impression produced by impulses conveyed by an afferent nerve to the sensorium.
girdle sensation zonesthesia.
gnostic s's sensations perceived by the more recently developed senses, such as those of light touch and the epicritic sensibility to muscle, joint, and tendon vibrations.
primary sensation that resulting immediately and directly from application of a stimulus.
referred sensation (reflex sensation) one felt elsewhere than at the site of application of a stimulus.
subjective sensation one originating with the organism and not occurring in response to an external stimulus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

re·ferred sen·sa·tion

a sensation perceived in one place in response to a stimulus applied in another.
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referred sensation

n.
A sensation felt in a place other than the site at which a stimulus was applied.
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re·fer·red sen·sa·tion

(rĕ-fĕrd' sen-sā'shŭn)
A sensation perceived in one place in response to a stimulus applied in another.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

re·fer·red sen·sa·tion

(rĕ-fĕrd' sen-sā'shŭn)
Sensation perceived in one place in response to a stimulus applied in another.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012