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Medical Term:

allachesthesia

Pronunciation: al′ă-kes-thē′zē-ă

Definition: A condition in which a tactile sensation is referred to a point other than that to which the stimulus is applied.

[G. allachē, elsewhere, + aisthēsis, sensation]

See Also: allochiria

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