Proprioception vs Interoception - What's the difference?

proprioception | interoception |


As nouns the difference between proprioception and interoception

is that proprioception is the sense of the position of parts of the body, relative to other neighbouring parts of the body while interoception is any of the senses that detect conditions within the body.

proprioception

Noun

  • The sense of the position of parts of the body, relative to other neighbouring parts of the body.
  • interoception

    English

    Noun

  • Any of the senses that detect conditions within the body.
  • Antonyms

    * exteroception