anomic aphasia

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Related to anomic aphasia: Anomia
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Noun1.anomic aphasia - inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects
aphasia - inability to use or understand language (spoken or written) because of a brain lesion
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For example, McNeil and colleagues applied Lexical-Semantic Activation Inhibition Treatment (L-SAIT) to retrieval of verbs, nouns, and adjectives with a participant with anomic aphasia [11].
This symptom is called "anomia" and it should not be confused with the syndrome of anomic aphasia.
The findings of this initial study suggest that Fast ForWord training can improve language skills for both acute and chronic adult stroke victims with Wernicke's, Conduction or Anomic aphasia.