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Do hemineglect, hemiplegia occur from damage to the parietal lobe?

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In brief: Yes

Contralateral weakness can be present.
Sensation is altered on the same side, and pts have trouble localizing motion in time and space. Extinction phenomena occur, position sensation can be lost, the affected limb may not be recognized or even thought to be part of another person.

In brief: Yes

Contralateral weakness can be present.
Sensation is altered on the same side, and pts have trouble localizing motion in time and space. Extinction phenomena occur, position sensation can be lost, the affected limb may not be recognized or even thought to be part of another person.
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