Aphasia D001037

Description

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.   MeSH

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Subtype Terms (4)

Aphasia, Broca
2 approved drugs

Aphasia, Conduction
 

Aphasia, Primary Progressive
4 drugs (2 approved, 2 experimental)

Aphasia, Wernicke
 


Phase 3 Indicated Drugs (2)

Phase 2 Indicated Drugs (2)

Other Experimental Indicated Drugs (4)


Organization Involved with Phase 3 Indications (4)

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