PSEUDOESTHESIA By N., Sam M.S. - 1 An illusion of feeling in a limb that has been amputated. Also called "phantom pain". PSEUDOESTHESIA: "It had been 20 years since he had lost his leg, but he still experienced pseudoesthesia." Related Psychology Terms PHANTOM REACTION Developing a Case Study FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Hitler and Conformity PAIN DRIVE OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PSEUDOESTHESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pseudoesthesia/ (accessed January 22, 2022).