hypopselaphesia

noun
hy·​po·​psel·​a·​phe·​sia | \ ˌhī-pō-ˌsel-ə-ˈfē-zē-ə How to pronounce hypopselaphesia (audio) , ˌhī-päp- How to pronounce hypopselaphesia (audio) , -ˈfē-zhə \

Medical Definition of hypopselaphesia

: diminished sense of touch

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“Hypopselaphesia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypopselaphesia. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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