hyperosmia


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hyperosmia

[‚hī·pə′räz·mē·ə]
(medicine)
An abnormally acute sense of smell.
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Lyme disease which is often associated with hyperosmia, with as many as half of sufferers having it.
Moreover, 9 workers (13.6%) complained about an increased sense of smell (hyperosmia) (Table 2).
Hyperosmia is an increased sensitivity to smell and can be a characteristic of someone with a neurotic or histrionic personality.

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