Dysaesthesia
Dysaesthesia Dys`[ae]s*the"si*a, n. [NL., fr. Gr. dys- ill, bad + ? to perceive, to feel.] (Med.) Impairment of any of the senses, esp. of touch. [1913 Webster] ||

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