Auditory agnosia.

  title={Auditory agnosia.},
  author={Luigi Amedeo Vignolo},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  volume={298 1089},
Auditory agnosia can be defined as the defective recognition of non-verbal sounds and noises. The clinical picture of this disorder is described and the scarcity of knowledge of auditory agnosia derived purely from single cases is discussed. Next, experimental studies on unselected series of brain-damaged patients, especially designed to clarify the relation of auditory agnosia to aphasia and to the hemispheric locus of the lesion are reported. The results consistently point to the existence of… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 20 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…