Numbness

Known as: Loss of Sensation, sensation loss 
A loss of the sensation of feeling in an area of the body.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The pain and autonomic symptoms of cluster headache (CH) result from activation of the trigeminal parasympathetic… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To study and correlate corneal sensation in patients with herpes simplex keratitis (HSK) with density and morphologic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The most obvious impairments associated with spinal cord injury (SCI) are loss of sensation and motor control. However, many… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Real time ultrasound guidance is a recent development in the area of peripheral nerve blockade. There… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of fascia iliaca block, performed by loss of… (More)
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2007
2007
Central pain is neuropathic pain resulting from a lesion of the CNS, such as a stroke [poststroke central pain (CPSP)]. Lesions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Whereas small-fibre sensory neuropathies might ultimately lead to cell death and loss of sensation, they first progress through a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The disinhibition hypothesis of post-stroke central pain (CPSP) suggests that 'the excessive response (dysesthesia/hyperalgesia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Axillary lymph node dissection for staging the axilla in breast carcinoma patients is associated with considerable… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
For almost a quarter of a century the international community in spinal cord in­ jury (SCI) has advocated a unifor� measure of… (More)
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