esthesiometry

noun
es·​the·​si·​om·​e·​try
variants: or chiefly British aesthesiometry \-​ˈäm-​ə-​trē \
plural esthesiometries

Medical Definition of esthesiometry 

: the measurement of sensory (as tactile) discrimination

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