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Published by Churchill Livingstone in New York .
Written in English


  • Aphasia.,
  • Alexia.,
  • Agraphia.,
  • Aphasia.,
  • Dyslexia, Acquired.,
  • Agraphia.

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Edition Notes

StatementD. Frank Benson.
SeriesClinical neurology and neurosurgery monographs ; v. 1
LC ClassificationsRC425 .B46
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 213 p. :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4413475M
ISBN 100443080410
LC Control Number79017205

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Peter Austern & Co. Books & Ephemera / Brooklyn Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # kh0t Title Aphasia, Alexia and Agraphia (Clinical neurology and neurosurgery monographs ; v. 1) Author D. Frank Benson Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Edition 1st Edition Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Book Edition: 1st Edition.   Aphasia, alexia, and agraphia Item Preview remove-circle Aphasia, Alexia, Agraphia, Aphasia, Dyslexia, Acquired, Agraphia Publisher New York: Churchill Livingstone Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on February 9, Pages:   Aphasia, alexia, and agraphia Aphasia, alexia, and agraphia by Benson, D. Frank Published by Churchill Livingstone in New :   Introduction. Alexia (or dyslexia) is defined as an acquired impairment affecting reading ability. 1 Alexia is traditionally classified according to the site of anatomic damage and the presence or absence of deficits in writing (agraphia) and oral language (aphasia). In most cases, alexia and agraphia are associated with aphasia, but the dissociation is by: 3.

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Title: Microsoft Word - Treatment approaches for alexia and agraphia (1).docx Created Date: 3/10/ PM.   Alexia is an acquired disturbance in reading. Alexias that occur after left hemisphere damage typically result from linguistic deficits and may occur as isolated symptoms or as part of an aphasia syndrome. This article presents an overview of the classification of the alexias, including both the traditional neuroanatomical perspective and the more recent psycholinguistic by: Three patients with otherwise typical Wernicke's aphasia showed consistently greater impairment of reading than auditory comprehension. While this syndrome resembles alexia with agraphia, the paraphasia of speech, repetition, and naming underline the aphasic nature of the disorder. Together with previous reports of isolated word deafness in Wernicke's aphasia, these cases suggest a relative Cited by:   Agraphia is the loss of the ability to write. Aphasia usually refers to the loss of the ability to speak. Alexia, on the other hand, is the loss of the ability to recognize words you once could.