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Somatosensory Disorders Summary

Description: Disorders of sensory information received from superficial and deep regions of the body. The somatosensory system conveys neural impulses which pertain to proprioception, tactile sensation, thermal sensation, pressure sensation, and pain. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and BRAIN DISEASES may be associated with impaired or abnormal somatic sensation.

Also Known As: Impairment, Light Touch Sensation; Light Touch Sensation Impairment; Pain Sensation Diminished; Pinprick Sensation Diminished; Position Sense Disorders Show All >>

Networked: 4 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Somatosensory Disorders

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 1 result : IBA
  2. E 4018 (cizolirtine) : 1 result : IBA
  3. APT : 1 result : IBA
  4. milnacipran (Ixel) : 1 result : FDA 1

Diseases Related to Somatosensory Disorders

  1. Neuralgia (Stump Neuralgia)
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Hyperalgesia

Key Therapies for Somatosensory Disorders

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