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Astereognosis
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ICD-9 780.99

Astereognosis is the inability to identify an object by touch without visual input. As opposed to agnosia, when the object is observed visually, one should be able to successfully identify the object.

Astereognosis is associated with lesions of the parietal lobe or Dorsal Column.[1]

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