sensory aphasia

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Related to sensory aphasia: Wernicke's aphasia, motor aphasia
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Noun1.sensory aphasia - aphasia characterized by fluent but meaningless speech and severe impairment of the ability understand spoken or written words
aphasia - inability to use or understand language (spoken or written) because of a brain lesion
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Out of this 23 patients had motor aphasia, 4 patients had sensory aphasia and 3 patients had global aphasia.
Persons with transcortical sensory aphasia are not presented at all.
Acoustico-agnostic aphasia or fluent aphasia is essentially equivalent to Wernicke's sensory aphasia.