thalamic pain
   see central pain.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • central pain —    Also known as thalamic pain, pseudothalamic pain, and *anaesthesia dolorosa. The term central pain is indebted to the Greek noun ken tron (centre of a circle). It refers to the central nervous system as the originator of this type of pain. The …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • thalamus — thalamic /theuh lam ik/, adj. thalamically, adv. /thal euh meuhs/, n., pl. thalami / muy /. 1. Anat. the middle part of the diencephalon through which sensory impulses pass to reach the cerebral cortex. 2. Bot. a receptacle or torus. 3. Also… …   Universalium

  • nervous system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction       system that conducts stimuli from sensory receptors to the brain and spinal cord and that conducts impulses back to other parts of the body. As with other higher vertebrates, the human nervous system has two main… …   Universalium

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