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Touch to Taste Synesthesia

Touch to Taste Synesthesia: Introduction

Touch to Taste Synesthesia: Touch to taste synesthesia is a form of synesthesia where touch is perceived as a particular taste. Synesthesia is a relatively common perceptual anomaly where a stimulus of one of the senses (e.g. hearing) results in an experience or sensation in another sensory modality or an unusual perception in the same sensory modality. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Touch to Taste Synesthesia is available below.

Symptoms of Touch to Taste Synesthesia

  • A stimulus in one sensory modality results in an experience or sensation in another sensory modalities
  • Touch is perceived as a particular taste
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Treatments for Touch to Taste Synesthesia

  • There is no definitive treatment for synesthesia and the majority of people suffer no ill effects from the anomaly and many in fact consider it a special gift. If the synesthesia does prove to be problematic then psychological treatment may be of assistance
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Causes of Touch to Taste Synesthesia

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Touch to Taste Synesthesia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Touch to Taste Synesthesia

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Touch to Taste Synesthesia: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Touch to Taste Synesthesia

Prognosis for Touch to Taste Synesthesia: Synesthesia is not a disease and in most cases people are born with it. Most people consider the anomaly a special gift rather than a problem to be treated.

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