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barognosis August 3, 2010

Posted by vocabulry in Uncategorized.

the ability to perceive and evaluate weight, especially that held in the hand

These two tests, barognosis and stereognosis, are done with the patient’s eyes closed. The spinal nerves come out the spinal cord and carry information to specific areas in the body, then back through the spinal cord to the brain. …




1. KC - March 7, 2011

Has anyone ever had this in their body, I mean, where their body could not sence thier own weight? I have unusual symptoms and no diagnosis, my body feels like it weighs 300 lbs, and then it will flip and i will feel weightless. Also alot of resistance when walking forward or backwards – like a spring board. please help

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