Monthly Archives: September 2012
Agraphia problem of writing or SPELLING Types Central-may superficial/lexical/ semantic -misspelled but with phonologically plausible error Eg- cultur for culture Or deep/ phonological- cant spell unfamiliar words or non words , semantic errors Mechanical-2 to paresis/ praxis/dyskinesia/ dystonia Neglect dysgraphia-neglect … Continue reading
What are the basal cisterns What is their clinical significance We should always make it a habit to see the basal cisterns when looking at a head ct A good reference is the neuroanatomy draw it to know it book … Continue reading
The loss of syntax with speech relatively rich in noun and verb but lacking in grammar. Pt is able to still get his message across. Lesion in broca’s area.