2015 Speech and Language

Types of Neurogenic Communication Disorders

Neurogenic speech disorders are defined as an inability to exchange information with others due to nervous system impairment.  Disturbances in comprehension or formulation of language (aphasias) can be divided into fluent or non-fluent types, and are categorized based on auditory and verbal comprehension and verbal and graphic expression. Critical Fact Icon
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