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Aphasia

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = A cognitive disorder marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or express language in its written or spoken form. This condition is caused by diseases which affect the language areas of the dominant hemisphere. Clinical features are used to classify the various subtypes of this condition. General categories include receptive, expressive, and mixed forms of aphasia.,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

PR1.4, 1925-1933

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.4
Scope and Contents Typed case summaries, correspondence, reports, charts and photographs relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians), aged 27 at first examination in 1925. Conditions mentioned include: epilepsy; aphasia; dysmetria; jaundice; syphilis; and meningitis. Surgical treatment and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged
Dates: 1925-1933

PR1.14, 1925

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.14
Scope and Contents Notes, reports, and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians, first examined in 1925. Conditions mentioned include: headache; vomiting; aphasia; hemianopia; and petechial haemorrhages. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1925

PR1.85, 1928-1945

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.85
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, charts, notes, nurses' report book and correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 46 at first examination in 1928. Conditions mentioned include: syphilitic encephalitis; headache; dysarthria; focal cerebral malaria; aphasia; and epilepsy. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1928-1945

PR1.148, 1929-1944

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.148
Scope and Contents Notes and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 41 at first examination in 1929. Conditions mentioned include: hemiparesis; dysphasia; cerebral contusion; and epilepsy. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1929-1944

PR1.597, 1933

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.597
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 43 at first examination in 1933. Conditions mentioned include: seizures; aphasia; headache; and glioma. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1933

PR1.666, 1933-1941

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.666
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, notes, photographs and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 56 at first examination in 1933. Conditions mentioned include: paraesthesia; aphasia; and oligodendroglioma. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1933-1941

PR1.707, 1933-1934

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.707
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, notes, charts, drawing, report and correspondence relating to male from Great Britain (excluding Scotland) aged 35 at first examination in 1933. Conditions mentioned include: glioma; headache; vomiting; seizures; aphasia; amnesia; and cyst. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1933-1934

PR1.733, 1934

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.733
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, notes and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 45 at first examination in 1934. Conditions mentioned include: seizures; aphasia; epilepsy; paraesthesia; headache; hemianopia; facial pain; vomiting; meningeal sarcoma; and failure of vision. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1934