Global aphasia

What is Global aphasia?

In which all aspects of speech and communication are severely impaired. At best, patients can understand or speak only a few words or phrases; they can neither read nor write.

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My husband had a massive stroke July 2012, he has global aphasia, little use of his right arm , but is now able to walk. He s having more problems...

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Thank you for posting your query.

Left hemispheric stroke, as in your husband, is always more challenging than the right hemispheric stroke, as...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now father's right hand and the fingers remains swollen after paralysis due to stroke. What is the...

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Detail Follows.

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Dear Friend.
Welcome to HCM. I am Dr Anshul Varshney. I understand your concern.
The swelling in the...

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Why does my Dad sometimes use the wrong word. Such as "I need to get something to step on" (instead of sit on when going to get a chair. And "that...

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Brief Answer:
may have aphasia

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Hi, thanks for using healthcare magic

It is possible that the language deficit is related to...

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