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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

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PR2.15324, 1955-1956

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.15324
Scope and Contents Typed correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 19 at first examination in 1955. Conditions mentioned include: tubercular arteritis; hemiparesis; dysphasia; headache; and blurred vision. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1955-1956