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What is the definition or description of: inability to recognize objects?

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Visual agnosia: Agnosia is a broad term for problems with sensory perception. It can include visual agnosia, some types of which can result in problems recognizing normally familiar objects. See a comprehensive discussion here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agnosia
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