ALIEN LIMB SYNDROME

an aspect of unilateral negligence whereas clients don't acknowledge an appendage as belonging to them or being a part of their own physical being, sometimes even wanting to be separate from such limb

ALIEN LIMB SYNDROME: "Some cases of alien limb syndrome are so severe that the affected person will elect to have the limb amputated."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALIEN LIMB SYNDROME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alien-limb-syndrome/ (accessed September 12, 2019).
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