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Disease Phantom Limb

Name Phantom Limb
Synonyms Limb Pain, Phantom | Limb Pains, Phantom | Limb, Phantom | Limbs, Phantom | Pain, Phantom | Pain, Phantom Limb | Pains, Phantom | Pains, Phantom Limb | Phantom Limb Pain | Phantom Limb Pains | Phantom Limbs | Phantom Pain | Phantom Pains | Phantom Sensation | Phantom Sensations | Pseudomelia | Pseudomelias | Sensation, Phantom | Sensations, Phantom
Definition Perception of painful and nonpainful phantom sensations that occur following the complete or partial loss of a limb. The majority of individuals with an amputated extremity will experience the impression that the limb is still present, and in many cases, painful. (From Neurol Clin 1998 Nov;16(4):919-36; Brain 1998 Sep;121(Pt 9):1603-30)
Categories Nervous system disease | Pathology (process) | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D010591

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