Hemianaesthesia


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Hem`i`an`aes`the´si`a


n.1.(Med.) Anæsthesia upon one side of the body.
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transient mild hemiparesis, superficial hemianaesthesia (which can be replaced by cutaneous hyperaesthesia and is always accompanied by persistent disturbances of deep sensation), allodynia, mild hemiataxia, astereognosia, severe and paroxysmal pain on the hemiparetic side, and choreoathetoid movements in the limbs on the paralyzed side.
Residual tactile sensitivity with self- directed stimulation in hemianaesthesia. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 1987; 50: 632-634.