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Definition of the noun acataphasia
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noun - plural: -
- a disorder in which a lesion to the central nervous system leaves you unable to formulate a statement or to express yourself in an organized manner
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by Robert Jean Campbell
akataphasia See acataphasia. akathisia Akatisia; acathisia (q.v.); a neurologic side effect of treatment with neuroleptics consisting of motor restlessness, a feeling of muscular quivering, and an ...
ACATAPHASIA also impairment of any one of the perceptive faculties, due to a central lesion. acataphasia (ah-kat-af-a'ze-ah) (Gr. a neg. + rarávagus orderly utterance]. Inability to express one's thoughts in a connected manner, due to a ...
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould
Grammatic Acataphasia ...
by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek
initiative or drive inability to fix attention aprosexia inability to form sentences acataphasia inability to locate sensation atopognosia atopognosis inability for mathematics acalculia inability to calculate inability to name objects anomia nominal ...
for Nurses and Healthcare Workers by Barbara F. Weller
acataphasia loss of the ability to express connected thought, resulting from a cerebral lesion. acceleration 1. An increase in the speed or velocity of an object or reaction. 2. An increase in the ...
by Stuart Sutherland
by UN Panda
by Rajni Sehgal
Acataphasia. A sensory aphasia characterized by loss of power to use the phrasing and sentence structure of common speech. Acceleration. 1. A process by which the educational progress of a student is speeded up. Skipping a grade, taking ...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
GHHā āt starra-II Acataphasia.
by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley
acataphasia (ˌaykatə fayzi⋅ ə) loss of the ability to express connected thought, resulting from a cerebral lesion. acceleration (akˌselə rayshən) 1. an increase in the speed or velocity of an ...
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
acataphasia (a-kat-a-fa' -zi-a): Lack of power to ...
acataphasia (a-két'e-fa'zé-e) N. condition in which a central nervous system lesion leaves one unable to express thoughts in an organized manner. acathexia (ak'e-thék'Sé-e) N. inability to retain bodily secretions.
by Louisa Pansegrouw
incapacity, incompetence, powerlessness, weakness inability to breathe apnoea inability to chew amesesis inability to concentrate aprosexia inability to construct sentences acataphasia inability to differentiate tones amusia inability to feed ...
Comprising the Pronunciation, Derivation, and Full Explanation of Medical, Pharmaceutical, Dental, and Veterinary Terms by Alexander Duane
by alexander duane
Acataphasia (a-katf'a-fay'zhee-ah). [A- + Gr. kala, thoroughly, + phasis, a saying.] Morbid inability to combine and arrange words according to the rules of syntax. ACC. Abbreviation foranodal closure clonus. Accelerator (ak-sel"ur-ay'tur).
by J. C. Banerjee
Acataphasia: Disorder of speech.
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