anosognosia

anosognosia is a topic covered in the Taber's Medical Dictionary.

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(ă-nō″sog-nō′zē-ă, zhă)

[¹an- + noso- + Gr. gnōsis, knowledge + -ia]
The apparent denial or unawareness of one's own neurological defect.
anosognosic (-nō′zik), adj.

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