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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 uses (MORE)
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What is expressive aphasia?

Expressive aphasia is a neurogenic communicative disorder characterized by the inability to speak or verbally communicate. This disorder is typically associated with damage in (MORE)
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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 APHASIA . ANOMIC APHASI (MORE)
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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)
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What is shopping aphasia?

Aphasia is a condition, which affects aperson's ability to communicate.This can include difficulties with:talking, understanding what people are saying, reading, writing,numbe (MORE)
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What is the prefix in aphasia?

aphasia The prefix is a - , meaning 'not', and -phasia means 'speaking.' Therefore the word aphasia means 'not speaking', in the same way that apathetic means 'n (MORE)