Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Aphasia: An impairment in the understanding or transmission of ideas by language in any of its forms--reading, writing, or speaking--that is due to injury or disease of the brain centers involved in language.

Global Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Global Aphasia: both receptive and expressive aphasia present at the same time. MORE

Nominal Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Nominal Aphasia: difficulty in naming objects MORE

Receptive Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Receptive Aphasia: difficulty in comprehending word meanings or received speech or language MORE

Wernickes Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Wernickes Aphasia: Loss of the ability to comprehend language coupled with production of inappropriate language. MORE

Brocas Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Brocas Aphasia: Loss of the ability to comprehend language coupled with production of inappropriate language. MORE

Jargon Aphasia

Science / Psychiatry / Jargon Aphasia: incoherent, meaningless, neologistic speech MORE

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