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Afasia progressiva primária de tipo não fluente.

By Luis Maia, Maria Assunção Vaz Patto, Carina Correia and Maria Victoria Perea-Bartolomé

Abstract

When a subject shows changes in his/her ability to express himself/herself verbally or to understand the messages from the people he/she relates with, it is customary to say that such a person has a language disorder, nosologically classified in the field of aphasias. In this article, we show the case of a patient diagnosed with progressive aphasia, where such a diagnosis describes the data resulting from the neuropsychological assessment process. Finally, we provide a few reflections with regard to the case.When a subject shows changes in his/her ability to express himself/herself verbally or to understand the messages from the people he/she relates with, it is customary to say that such a person has a language disorder, nosologically classified in the field of aphasias. In this article, we show the case of a patient diagnosed with progressive aphasia, where such a diagnosis describes the data resulting from the neuropsychological assessment process. Finally, we provide a few reflections with regard to the case

Publisher: Ordem dos Médicos
Year: 2006
OAI identifier: oai:ojs.www.actamedicaportuguesa.com:article/901
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