What is Apraxia?

Apraxia is an acquired disorder of motor planning, but is not caused by incoordination, sensory loss, or failure to comprehend simple commands. It is caused by damage to specific areas of the cerebrum.

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Hello. Is it possible to get wobbly legs, dizzyiness and to fall over with Apraxia? (no coordination or speach problems)

doctor1 MD

Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

Apraxia is the lack of the ability to carry out purposeful learned movements even though the desire and...

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I am a speech pathologist. I have a 45 y.o male patient s/p pontine CVA and locked-in. He uses software to communicate. He is unable to...

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Hello and thank you for the query.

Your question is a good one and I will try to provide you with some information and recommendations regarding...

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hi..my son who is 4.6 yrs old and has Autism.
last week on his diagnosis, he had improved a lot with Social, Communication skill except for speach....

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Welcome to HCM
We understand your concerns

I went through your details. Autism spectrum disorders are like that. Improvement will be fr the...

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