DYSESTHESIA (DISESTHESIA DYSAESTHESIA) By N., Sam M.S. - 5 An abnormaity in the sense of touch. Also called dysesthesia sysndrome. DYSESTHESIA (DISESTHESIA DYSAESTHESIA): "Dysesthesia is an abnormal sense of touch that can manifest as pain, itching and other sensations." Related Psychology Terms PAIN DRIVE SKIN SENSES (Cutaneous Sense) PHANTOM REACTION SENSITIVITY DISTURBANCES EQUILIBRIUM (Labyrinthine Sense; Vestibular Sense) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) Dissociative Identity Disorder ACAROPHOBIA DREAM INTERPRETATION (Modern) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DYSESTHESIA (DISESTHESIA DYSAESTHESIA)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dysesthesia-disesthesia-dysaesthesia/ (accessed August 10, 2022).