body sensation hallucination

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • bodily hallucination —    Also known as body sensation hallucination. Both terms are used interchangeably as umbrella terms for the notions of * tactile hallucination and * somatic hallucination. In other words, both terms refer to a hallucination experienced in the… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • kinaesthetic hallucination —    Also known as kinesthetic hallucination, kinaesthetic illusion, and hallucination of motion. The term kinaesthetic hallucination is indebted to the Greek words kinèsis (movement) and aisthèsis (feeling). In a broad sense, it is used to denote… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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  • splitting of the body image —    A term used to denote a rare type of somaesthetic aura that is characterized by the sensation of one s own body being split in two. The affected individual typically perceives his or her body (or head) as being split down the middle, into two… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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