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English translation: amyesthesia

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15:19 Dec 6, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: Muskelgefühlverlust
Hi!
Kann mir bitte jemand obenstehenden Ausdruck übersetzten?
Danke, Sanne
Sanne
English translation:amyesthesia
Explanation:
I would translate this term simply as amyesthesia.

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naLoss of muscle strengh
Elisa Capelão
naloss of proprioceptionUlrike Lieder
nanumbness
Parrot
naamyesthesiaStefB


  

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10 mins
amyesthesia


Explanation:
I would translate this term simply as amyesthesia.



StefB
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Thanks for your help!
Sanne

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Ulrike Lieder
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27 mins
numbness


Explanation:
to the layman, anyway.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 07:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 315

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Ulrike Lieder
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40 mins
loss of proprioception


Explanation:
Pschyrembel cross-references Muskelgefühl to Propriozeption:

Propriozeption (­; lat. ca.pere, ca.ptus nehmen, fassen) f: syn. Tiefensensibilität; Wahrnehmung der Stellung u. Bewegung des Körpers im Raum; durch spezifische Rezeptoren (Propriorezeptoren) registrierte Informationen über Muskelspannung (Golgi*-Sehnenorgan), Muskellänge (Muskelspindel*) u. Gelenkstellung bzw. -bewegung werden z. T. auf Rückenmarkebene (monosynaptisch) verschaltet (propriozeptive Reflexe), v. a. aber unter Einbeziehung der Afferenzen von Vestibularapparat* u. Mechanorezeptoren der Haut zentral (in Kleinhirn od. Gyrus postcentralis) verarbeitet.

Patients with lack of proprioception are unable to build and maintain ‘internal models’ of their limbs and monitor their limb movements because these patients do not receive the appropriate information from muscles and joints.
http://www.music.columbia.edu/~than/icadfinal.html

It had destroyed all the sensory nerves responsible for touch, and for conveying information about muscle and joint position, senses so fundamental to our capacity to move in the world that they have been called a sixth sense. Without this "proprioception" we can have no inner sense of posture or limb position and cannot initiate or control movement. Ian was told that he would spend the rest of his life in a wheelchair.
www.bbc.co.uk/horizon/lostbody.shtml

suffers from the effects of a large fiber peripheral neuropathy that involves the
loss of proprioception and the sense of touch from the neck down (Cole, 1995 ...
www.canisius.edu/~gallaghr/gall&cole95.html


Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:44
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525

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Tom Funke

Sabine Wedemeyer
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15 hrs
Loss of muscle strengh


Explanation:
Es heisst den verlust von gefuehl in einer oder nehrere Muskeln. Auf english gibt es nicht ein einziges Wort dafuer. Man muss es also Loss of muscle strengh or loss of strengh in a muscle
Ich hoffe das hilft...
Elisa

Elisa Capelão
Local time: 06:44
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 117
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