Mirror asomatognosia in right lesions stroke victims.

  title={Mirror asomatognosia in right lesions stroke victims.},
  author={Jean Paysant and J M Beis and Loic Le Chapelain and J. M. Andr{\'e}},
  volume={42 7},
The objectives of this prospective study were: to search for mirror-induced disorders of the body image in right hemisphere stroke victims using a description task of the contralateral upper limb, to analyze their clinical features, and to discuss possible mechanisms. Sixteen consecutive patients with documented unilateral right hemisphere stroke were examined for asomatognosia at the acute phase of stroke, then at least 2 months after stroke under three test conditions: without a mirror, with… CONTINUE READING