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paresthesia /par·es·the·sia/ (par″es-the´zhah) morbid or perverted sensation; an abnormal sensation, as burning, prickling, formication, etc.

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Synthetic Pyrethroids and Paresthesias
Synthetic Pyrethroids and Paresthesias. (Medical Case Profile).
Depressive State and Paresthesia Dramatically Improved by
paresthesia in extremities and, most prominently, depres- sion.
Inability to Consistently Elicit a Motor Response following Sensory
of first paresthesia was to the shoulder in 73% of patients. Only.
A Retrospective Study of Paresthesia of the
Inferior alveolar nerve paresthesia caused by a dentigerous cyst
E388. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 2007;12:E388-90. Dentigerous cyst associated with three teeth.

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Get Rid of Pins and Needles in Your Hands by Moving Your Head
That tingling feeling when your hand or foot falls asleep (a condition known as paresthesia) sure is aggravating. You can wake your hand up in under a minute, however, just by rocking your head side to side.
Hypomagnesemia and Proton Pump Inhibitors Below the Tip of the Iceberg
Extreme Itch in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
This category of sensation is called paresthesia. "I need to figure out the 'itch' because I literally want to take my skin off! I'd love to hear if anyone else has experienced this.
Study Shows Medtronic InterStim(R) Therapy Improves Bowel Control and Related
The most common device-related adverse events in the study included implant site pain (28 percent), paresthesia (15 percent), change in sensation of stimulation (12 percent) and infection (10 percent).
Acorda Therapeutics Announces Allowance of Second U.S. Patent Application for
nausea, asthenia, back pain, balance disorder, multiple sclerosis relapse, paresthesia, nasopharyngitis, constipation, dyspepsia, and pharyngolaryngeal pain. For full US Prescribing Information and Medication Guide for AMPYRA, please visit: www.

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Paresthesia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Paresthesia - Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - Better Medicine
Jan 4, 2011 Paresthesia Information Including Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, Causes, Videos, Forums, and local community support.
Paresthesia Information Page: National Institute of Neurological
May 6, 2010 Paresthesia information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Paresthesia is a sensation of numbness or tingling on the skin. Read some conditions that can be medical causes, as well details on symptoms.
paresthesia - definition of paresthesia in the Medical dictionary - by
paresthesia /par·es·the·sia/ (par″es-the´zhah) morbid or perverted sensation; an abnormal sensation, as burning, prickling, formication, etc.

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