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Paresthesia

paresthesia

(Science: neurology) abnormal neurological sensations which include: numbness, tingling, burning, prickling and hyperesthesia (increased sensitivity). Any abnormality of sensation.


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Numbness

... vessels, stopping the blood flow to the nerves (as well as muscles, skin, etc). When the nerves don't get blood, they can't work. Numbness (or paresthesia, which is the more...scientific name) is caused when the nerves responsible for the feelings of pressure, touch, pain and temperature, and ...

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by TheVirus
Sun Nov 01, 2009 9:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Numbness
Replies: 8
Views: 6920

Re: Numbness / paresthesia

Hey, does anyone have info on paresthesia / numbness? Is it basically the same thing? What is paresthesia or how is it different? - Links removed. We can smell spam a mile away you know, we're just that good.

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by numbness
Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Numbness
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Views: 6920

Numbness

... numbness and what mith said Loss of blood flow is one of point. But if still persists and the period is more than >15-20seconds then it may be Paresthesia. Because the exact reason is unknown it might be Transient Paresthesia.

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by dipjyoti
Sun Jul 06, 2008 1:21 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Numbness
Replies: 8
Views: 6920

The Fiber Disease

... [277.1-57] __ Organic brain syndrome [277.1-58] __ Panic attacks [277.1-59] __ Paralysis, partial [277.1-60] __ Paralysis, temporary [277.1-61] __ Paresthesia (numbness or tingling sensation) [277.1-62] __ Peripheral motor deficits [277.1-63] __ Peripheral neuropathy [277.1-64] __ Photosensitivity ...

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by London
Thu Jan 18, 2007 2:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... lice, scabies- never nada, niet. more from American Entomomologist: "Physical causes include any external stimulus that yields a sensation of paresthesia, prunitis, urticaria, or similar irritation..... (Blum and Katz (1990) these included static electricity, chemicals such as some pyrethoid ...

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by Linn
Fri Apr 14, 2006 7:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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