amnesic aphasia


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Noun1.amnesic 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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Anomia, nominal aphasia, or amnesic aphasia, has been described in the classic aphasia syndromes as an alteration in the production of words, this deficit is more prominent to nouns than for verbs, characterized by a preservation of understanding and repetition (Webb, 2017; Caplan, 2003; Fernandez-Blazquez et.
Different subtypes of aphasia syndromes are often mentioned in neurology and cognitive neurosciences, including Broca's aphasia, Wernicke's aphasia, conduction aphasia, amnesic aphasia, and transcortical aphasia [41-46].
* Anomic or amnesic aphasia occurs in the milder cases of aphasia.