A disorder which causes one to smell things that are not real

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  • parosmia — f. otorrin. Alteración del sentido del olfato que provoca una falsa percepción de sensaciones olorosas. Medical Dictionary. 2011. parosmia …   Diccionario médico

  • parosmia — s. f. Perversão do olfato …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Parosmia — SignSymptom infobox Name = Parosmia ICD10 = ICD10|R|43|1|r|40 ICD9 = ICD9|781.1 Parosmia is a distorted sense of olfaction, often resulting in phantom, non existent, and mostly unpleasant, smells.Parosmia is a disorder of sense of smell when an… …   Wikipedia

  • parosmia —    Also known as paraosmia and dysosmia. The term parosmia comes from the Greek words para (beside, near, resembling, accessory to, beyond, apart from, abnormal) and osmè (smell, stink, fragrant, odour, scent, perfume). It translates loosely as a …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • parosmia — /peuh roz mee euh/, n. Pathol. a disorder of the sense of smell, esp. the perception of odors that are not present. [1815 25; PAR + Gk osm(é) smell + IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • parosmia — noun A distorted sense of smell, often resulting in phantom, non existent, and mostly unpleasant, smells …   Wiktionary

  • parosmia — SYN: dysosmia. [para + G. osme, sense of smell] * * * par·os·mia .par äz mē ə n a distortion of the sense of smell (as when affected with a cold) * * * n. any disorder of the sense of smell. * * * par·os·mia (par ozґme ə) [para + osm 1 + ia] …   Medical dictionary

  • parosmia — pa·ro·smì·a s.f. TS neurol. alterazione del senso dell olfatto consistente nella percezione errata o immaginaria di un determinato odore {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1835. ETIMO: der. di osmia con 1para …   Dizionario italiano

  • parosmia — pl.f. parosmie …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • parosmia — n. any disorder of the sense of smell …   The new mediacal dictionary

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