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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aphasia +     
language disorder +     
agraphia 
aphasia +   
Aphasia, Broca 
Aphasia, Conduction 
dyslexia +   
expressive language disorder  
Familial Developmental Dysphasia 
Giacheti Syndrome 
Hyperlexia 
Language Development Disorders +   
NEURODEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER WITH MICROCEPHALY, IMPAIRED LANGUAGE, AND GAIT ABNORMALITIES  
nominal aphasia 
A language dysfunction characterized by the inability to name people and objects that are correctly perceived. The individual is able to describe the object in question, but cannot provide the name. This condition is associated with lesions of the dominant hemisphere involving the language areas, in particular the TEMPORAL LOBE. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p484)
Primary Progressive Aphasia +   
speech disorder +   
Wernicke Aphasia 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Amnesic Aphasia ;   Anomic Aphasia ;   Anomic Dysphasia ;   Anomic Dysphasias ;   Color Anomia ;   Color Anomias ;   Dysnomia ;   Dysnomias ;   Nominal Dysphasia ;   Nominal Dysphasias ;   anomia
Primary IDs: MESH:D000849 ;   RDO:0004856
Xrefs: NCI:C34386
Definition Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nominal_aphasia "DO", MESH:D000849

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