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61

What is pure alexia?

pt can write but can not read due to a lesion in the left occipital lobe and splenium of the corpus callosum

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Name the lobe:

  • tactile sensation
  • visuospatial function (R)
  • attention (R)
  • reading (L)
  • writing (L)
  • calculation (L)

the parietal lobe

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This is an acquired disorder of memory, implying an impairment of new learning.

amnesia