astereognosis
SYN: tactile agnosia. [G. a- priv. + stereos, solid + gnosis, knowledge]

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astere·og·no·sis (')ā-.ster-ē-äg-'nō-səs, -.stir- n, pl -no·ses -.sēz loss of the ability to recognize the shapes of objects by handling them

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n.

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aste·re·og·no·sis (ə-ster″e-og-noґsis) [a-1 + Gr. stereo- + gnōsis] loss or lack of the ability to understand the form and nature of objects that are touched (stereognosis), a form of tactile agnosia; called also astereocognosy, stereoagnosis, and tactile amnesia.

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  • astereognosis — imposibilidad de reconocer los objetos mediante el tacto [ICD 10: R41.3] Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

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  • Astereognosis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 R48.1 Agnosie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • astereognosis — /euh ster ee og noh sis, ay ster , euh stear , ay stear /, n. Pathol. the inability to determine the shape of an object by touching or feeling it. [1895 1900; A 6 + STEREO + GNOSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • astereognosis — n. inability to determine the shape of an object through touch …   English contemporary dictionary

  • astereognosis — n.; see agnosia …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • astereognosis — The loss of the ability to recognize shapes by touch …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • astereognosis — noun a loss of the ability to recognize objects by handling them • Syn: ↑tactile agnosia • Hypernyms: ↑agnosia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • tactile amnesia — astereognosis …   Medical dictionary

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