A 44-year-old member asked:
had stroke. what type of aphasia is this?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Benjamin Lessig answered
24 years experience Geriatrics
There are few: Expressive aphasia (broca's) inability to produce language; receptive aphasia - unable to speak meaningful words (some people can do both expressive and receptive aphasia); global aphasia - unable to communicate completely you would need to clarify with neurologist or speecn therapist about specific type of aphasia.
Answered on Jun 23, 2012
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