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aphasia +     
Aphasia, Broca 
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).
Aphasia, Conduction 
Familial Developmental Dysphasia 
nominal aphasia 
Primary Progressive Aphasia +   
Wernicke Aphasia 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Agrammatic Broca Aphasia ;   Agrammatic Broca Aphasias ;   Agrammatic Broca's Aphasia ;   Agrammatic Broca's Aphasias ;   Agrammatic Brocas Aphasia ;   Agrammatism ;   Anterior Aphasia ;   Anterior Aphasias ;   Ataxic Aphasia ;   Ataxic Aphasias ;   Broca Aphasias ;   Broca Dysphasia ;   Broca's Dysphasia ;   Dysphasia, Brocas ;   Expressive Aphasia ;   Frontocortical Aphasia ;   Frontocortical Aphasias ;   Motor Aphasia ;   Nonfluent Aphasia ;   Verbal Aphasia Syndrome ;   Verbal Aphasia Syndromes
Primary IDs: MESH:D001039 ;   RDO:0004888
Definition Sources: MESH:D001039

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