trichoesthesia

trichoesthesia

 [trik″o-es-the´zhah]
sensibility of the hair to touch.
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trich·o·es·the·si·a

(trik'ō-es-thē'zē-ă),
1. The sensation perceived when a hair is touched.
2. A form of paresthesia in which there is a sensation as of a hair on the skin, on the mucous membrane of the mouth, or on the conjunctiva.
[tricho- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
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trich·o·es·the·si·a

(trik'ō-es-thē'zē-ă)
Form of paresthesia in which there is a sensation as of a hair on the skin, on the mucous membrane of the mouth, or on the conjunctiva.
[tricho- + G. aisthēsis, sensation]
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