GRAPHESTHESIA

the ability to recognise letters and numbers that are traced on the skin with a finger or a dull pointed object. Form of passive touch used a tool for assessing brain damage.

GRAPHESTHESIA: "Joe had graphesthesia done to assess his brain injury."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GRAPHESTHESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/graphesthesia/ (accessed January 22, 2020).
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