hemianesthesia

noun
hemi·​an·​es·​the·​sia
variants: or chiefly British hemianaesthesia \ -​ˌan-​əs-​ˈthē-​zhə How to pronounce hemianaesthesia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemianesthesia

: loss of sensation in either lateral half of the body

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“Hemianesthesia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemianesthesia. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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