paresthesia definition

  • noun:
    • A skin sensation, including burning, prickling, irritation, or tingling, without obvious actual cause.
    • A sensation of burning up, prickling, irritation, or tingling of the skin, without any obvious cause.
    • See paræsthesia.
    • abnormal epidermis sensations (as tingling or tickling or itching or burning up) usually related to peripheral neurological harm

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