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Mild expressive aphasia

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Forshing Lui
Neurology 45 years experience
Aphasia yherapy: Speech therapy exercises may improve expressive aphasia. Try to talk more will help.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julian Bragg
Neurology 19 years experience
Loss of language: Aphasia is an inability to properly use language, which can be caused by stroke, tumor, dementia, or many other diseases. There are many subtypes of ... Read More
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Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
Neurosurgery 23 years experience
Speaking trouble: Aphasia is a generic inability to properly speak. There are 3 basic types: 1. Receptive: can't understand speech. 2. Expressive: can't produce speec... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 54 years experience
SPEECH PROBLEM: Loss of ability to express or comprehend speech may be due to various brain problems, and could be secondary to a stroke, dementias, head injury or br... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Wernike Aphasia: Speech is fluent but often degenerates into random hard to follow "streams of consciousness, which may be peppered with non-words or made up words. Th... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Dissin
Neurology 41 years experience
3 major classes: There are many types of aphasia that can be grouped into three major headings: there are the motor type, the most common being broca's aphasia, the re... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
Neurology 31 years experience
Depends: If you mean aphasia from stroke, it depends on severity and pt age. Younger brain, more plastic, better able to reorganize, milder aphasia, better rec... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery 41 years experience
Aphasia: There is an enormous literature out there on aphasia which was originally described in the 1860s. The origin of aphasia and the brain location where i... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atif Haque
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 20 years experience
could be permanent: Only time will tell.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Aphasia: Not necessarily, especially if it is isolated symptom without other neurologic signs. Get more reassurance from a neurologist.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Glusker
Neurology 49 years experience
Aphasias: Aphasia is a problem with language (with speech sounds being normal). Wernicke and broca's areas are regions of the brain where damage results in aph... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 35 years experience
Language Difficulty: Aphasia is defined as inability to communicate. Literally loss of language. There are many forms or manifestations involving expression and receptio... Read More
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