palinaesthesia

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • tactile polyaesthesia —    Also known as palihaptic phenomenon, palinaesthesia, and perseverative somaesthetic sensation. The term tactile polyaesthesia comes from the Latin verb tangere (to touch), and the Greek words polus (much, many), and aisthanesthai (to notice,… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • visual perseveration —    Also known as perseveration. Both terms are indebted to the Latin verb perseverare,which means to maintain or to keep on stating. The term visual perseveration was introduced in or shortly before 1949 by the British neurologist Macdonald… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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