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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Persons with transcortical sensory aphasia are not presented at all.
4] In distal occlusion of the anterior cerebral artery, the clinical, picture differs slightly with symptoms including contralateral upper and lower extremity weakness, contralateral sensory loss in the foot and motor and/or sensory aphasia.