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which kind of stroke causes speech loss?

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Dr. Reza Karimi
15 years experience Neurosurgery
Left frontal stroke: In general, a stroke of the left frontal lobe can lead to speech loss, or expressive aphasia. There are many different types of speech disturbances which can occur following a stroke. Strokes of the temporal lobe can also lead to disordered speech and difficulty interpreting speech.
Answered on Oct 19, 2018
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