SOMESTHETIC DISORDER

A dysfunction of the somatosenses and difficulty in holding postural positions or a lack of pain sensitivity. These disorders are associated with the damages or due to malfunctioning in parietal lobe.

SOMESTHETIC DISORDER: "Somasthetic disorder is related to damage to the parietal lobe."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOMESTHETIC DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/somesthetic-disorder/ (accessed May 18, 2021).
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