What is FACE-HAND TEST?

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involves the examining individual touching the individual's face at the same time as touching the back of their hand; this is a test of tactile extinction and similar to the double-simultaneous tactile sensation.

FACE-HAND TEST: "There is a range of diagnostic measures physicians can use to examine a patient, one of those is the face-hand test."

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