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Disease Aphasia, Broca

Name Aphasia, Broca
Synonyms Agrammatic Broca Aphasia | Agrammatic Broca Aphasias | Agrammatic Broca's Aphasia | Agrammatic Brocas Aphasia | Agrammatic Broca's Aphasias | Agrammatism | Anterior Aphasia | Anterior Aphasias | Aphasia, Agrammatic Broca | Aphasia, Agrammatic Broca's | Aphasia, Anterior | Aphasia, Ataxic | Aphasia, Expressive | Aphasia, Frontocortical | Aphasia, Motor | Aphasia, Nonfluent | Aphasias, Agrammatic Broca | Aphasias, Agrammatic Broca's | Aphasias, Anterior | Aphasias, Ataxic | Aphasias, Broca | Aphasias, Frontocortical | Aphasia Syndromes, Verbal | Aphasia Syndrome, Verbal | Ataxic Aphasia | Ataxic Aphasias | Broca Aphasia | Broca Aphasia, Agrammatic | Broca Aphasias | Broca Aphasias, Agrammatic | Broca Dysphasia | Broca's Aphasia, Agrammatic | Broca's Aphasias, Agrammatic | Broca's Dysphasia | Dysphasia, Broca | Dysphasia, Brocas | Dysphasia, Broca's | Expressive Aphasia | Frontocortical Aphasia | Frontocortical Aphasias | Motor Aphasia | Nonfluent Aphasia | Syndromes, Verbal Aphasia | Syndrome, Verbal Aphasia | Verbal Aphasia Syndrome | Verbal Aphasia Syndromes
Definition An aphasia characterized by impairment of expressive LANGUAGE (speech, writing, signs) and relative preservation of receptive language abilities (i.e., comprehension). This condition is caused by lesions of the motor association cortex in the FRONTAL LOBE (BROCA AREA and adjacent cortical and white matter regions).
Categories Nervous system disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D001039

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