motor aphasia

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Noun1.motor aphasia - aphasia in which expression by speech or writing is severely impairedmotor 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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Here, we are reporting a case of acute ischemic stroke in a young female patient of TA who presented to us with weakness of the right half of body with motor aphasia.
Neurological examination showed incomplete motor aphasia, right central facial palsy, and right-sided hemiparesis, with 4 of 5 muscle strength.
After stroke, the patient presented sequelae of right hemiparesis, motor aphasia and late-onset seizures, without evidence of cognitive impairment (normal Mini Mental State Examination score).
Following lesion to the right dorsolateral area, a transcortical motor aprosodia is expected (Ross, 1981), whereas a left-sided dorsolateral lesion will produce a decline in verbal fluency on word generation tasks and so-called extrasylvian (transcortical) motor aphasia (Ardila, 2014; Berthier, 1999).
Out of this 23 patients had motor aphasia, 4 patients had sensory aphasia and 3 patients had global aphasia.
We report a case of enteric fever that presented with motor aphasia in the first week of illness.