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phan·tom lim·b syn·drome

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  1. phantom limb syndromenoun

    syndrome consisting of discomfort or pain in a limb that has been amputated


  1. phantom limb syndrome

    Phantom limb syndrome is a condition characterized by the sensory illusion that a limb is still present after it has been amputated. The individual may experience sensations such as pain, movement, heat, cold, or pressure that seem to come from the absent limb. This phenomenon is thought to be a result of the brain's attempt to reorganize sensory information following the amputation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of phantom limb syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of phantom limb syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • Phantom-Extremitäten-SyndromGerman

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