absence of sensation

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His sensation to light touch and pinprick was altered below T5 with an absence of sensation around the perianal region.
The absence of sensation doesn't mean the absence of feelings.
The patient suffering from depersonalisation experiences not merely an absence of sensation but, as in the phenomenon of phantom limbs, a sensation of absence.
Oliver Wendell Holmes first coined the term "anesthesia" in the mid-1800s to describe the state of etherisation as the absence of sensation.