atopognosia


atopognosia
atop·og·no·sia (ə-top″og-noґzhə) [a-1 + topo- + gnōsis knowledge + -ia] loss of the power of topesthesia; called also atopognosis, topagnosia, and topoanesthesia.

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  • atopognosia — pérdida de la facultad de localizar correctamente una sensación Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. atopognosia Forma de agnosia corporal en la que la persona es incapaz de localizar adecuadamente una …   Diccionario médico

  • atopognosia — noun absence or loss of topognosia; inability to locate correctly a point of touch • Syn: ↑atopognosis • Hypernyms: ↑nervous disorder, ↑neurological disorder, ↑neurological disease …   Useful english dictionary

  • atopognosia, atopognosis — Sensory inattention; inability to locate a sensation properly. Usually caused by a contralateral parietal lobe lesion. [G. a priv. + topos, place, + gnosis, knowledge] …   Medical dictionary

  • topagnosis — Inability to localize tactile sensations. SYN: topoanesthesia. [top + G. a priv. + gnosis, recognition] * * * n. inability to identify a part of the body that has been touched. It is a symptom of disease in the parietal lobes of the brain. The… …   Medical dictionary

  • topoanesthesia — SYN: topagnosis. [topo + anesthesia] * * * topo·an·es·the·sia (top″o an″es theґzhə) atopognosia …   Medical dictionary

  • atopognosis — ato·pog·no·sis .ā .täp äg nō səs, .tōp n, pl no·ses .sēz absence or loss of the power of topognosia * * * atop·og·no·sis (ə top″og noґsis) atopognosia …   Medical dictionary

  • topagnosia — top·ag·no·sia (top″ag noґzhə) [topo + agnosia] atopognosia …   Medical dictionary

  • atopognosis — noun absence or loss of topognosia; inability to locate correctly a point of touch • Syn: ↑atopognosia • Hypernyms: ↑nervous disorder, ↑neurological disorder, ↑neurological disease * * * |ā+ noun Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • nervous disorder — noun a disorder of the nervous system • Syn: ↑neurological disorder, ↑neurological disease • Hypernyms: ↑disorder, ↑upset • Hyponyms: ↑brain damage, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • neurological disease — noun a disorder of the nervous system • Syn: ↑nervous disorder, ↑neurological disorder • Hypernyms: ↑disorder, ↑upset • Hyponyms: ↑brain damage, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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