Tactile-Gustation: Colored olfaction is a form of synesthesia where tasting a particular taste results in a perception of a particular shape e.g. taste an orange may be perceived as a triangular shape. 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.
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Symptoms of Tactile-Gustation
- A stimulus in one sensory modality results in an experience or sensation in another sensory modality
- Particular taste results in a perception of a particular shape
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Treatments for Tactile-Gustation
- 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 Tactile-Gustation
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Prognosis for Tactile-Gustation
Prognosis for Tactile-Gustation:
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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