topagnosis


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top·ag·no·sis

(top'ag-nō'sis), In the diphthong gn, the g is silent only at the beginning of a word. Do not confuse this word with topognosis.
Inability to localize tactile sensations.
Synonym(s): topoanesthesia
[top- + G. a- priv. + gnōsis, recognition]

top·ag·no·sis

(top'ag-nō'sis)
Inability to localize tactile sensations.
Synonym(s): topoanesthesia.
[top- + G. a- priv. + gnōsis, recognition]

topagnosis

(tŏp″ăg-nō′sĭs) [Gr. topos, place, + a, not, + gnosis, knowledge]
Loss of the ability to localize the site of tactile sensations.