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What is Bianchi's syndrome?

What is Bianchi's syndrome?

  • Bianchi's syndrome: Damage to a part of the brain (left parietal lobe) resulting in the loss of ability to read (alexia), comprehend language (sensory aphasia) and inability to carry out previously learned purposeful movements (apraxia). The damage may be caused by such things as stroke, trauma and cancer. The type and severity of symptoms are determined by the exact location and extent of damage to the brain.

Bianchi's syndrome: Introduction

Types of Bianchi's syndrome:

Broader types of Bianchi's syndrome:

What causes Bianchi's syndrome?

Causes of Bianchi's syndrome: see causes of Bianchi's syndrome

What are the symptoms of Bianchi's syndrome?

Symptoms of Bianchi's syndrome: see symptoms of Bianchi's syndrome

Bianchi's syndrome: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bianchi's syndrome.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bianchi's syndrome.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bianchi's syndrome: Neurologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bianchi's syndrome.
Treatments for Bianchi's syndrome: see treatments for Bianchi's syndrome

Name and Aliases of Bianchi's syndrome

Main name of condition: Bianchi's syndrome

Other names or spellings for Bianchi's syndrome:

aphasia-apraxia-alexia syndrome


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