Astereognosis

Astereognosis

[uh-ster-ee-og-noh-sis, ey-ster-, uh-steer-, ey-steer-]
Astereognosis is a form of agnosia where a person fails to successfully identify objects by touch when visual information is not used.

It is associated with lesions of the parietal lobe.

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