glove anesthesia

Definitions of glove anesthesia
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n a mental disorder involving loss of sensitivity in the hand and wrist

“since no combination of nerves serve this area a glove anesthesia is clearly psychogenic in origin”
Type of:
conversion disorder, conversion hysteria, conversion reaction
a mental disorder characterized by the conversion of mental conflict into somatic forms (into paralysis or anesthesia having no apparent cause)

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