dysesthesia

noun
dys·​es·​the·​sia
variants: or chiefly British dysaesthesia \ ˌdis-​es-​ˈthē-​zh(ē-​)ə How to pronounce dysesthesia (audio) \

Medical Definition of dysesthesia

: impairment of sensitivity especially to touch

Other Words from dysesthesia

dysesthetic or chiefly British dysaesthetic \ -​ˈthet-​ik How to pronounce dysesthesia (audio) \ adjective

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“Dysesthesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dysesthesia. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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