Results for: Aphasia

What is Aphasia?

  Aphasia is a language impairment caused by neurologic damage, usually to the left hemisphere of the brain. It can effect how a person comprehends language (receptive) or (MORE)

What are the kinds of aphasia?

Aphasia is an impairment in the comprehension and/or production of language. The two main headings are fluent and non-fluent aphasia. WERNICKE'S APHASIAANOMIC APHASIACONDUCTI (MORE)

What is multilingual aphasia?

Multilingual aphasia is a type of aphasia where someone often misspeaks by saying something in her/his native language that is semantically similar to what the person intended (MORE)