expressive aphasia


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Related to expressive aphasia: receptive aphasia, Wernicke's aphasia
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Noun1.expressive aphasia - aphasia in which expression by speech or writing is severely impairedexpressive aphasia - aphasia in which expression by speech or writing is severely impaired
aphasia - inability to use or understand language (spoken or written) because of a brain lesion
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Preservation of ability to sing in the presence of severe expressive aphasia has been known for a long time.
A language barrier (or a hearing deficit or expressive aphasia, as other examples) should not be an obstacle to cornmunication if interventions which overcome it are available and acceptable to the resident.
Plus, we hear from Sarah who at 18, suffered a stroke and has been left with expressive aphasia which makes communication difficult for her.
Plus, we hear from Sarah who, at 18, suffered a stroke and has been left with expressive aphasia which makes communication difficult for her.
A further 3 months later, he again experienced expressive aphasia and memory loss.