Neurobehavioural deficits following right cerebral infarction

  title={Neurobehavioural deficits following right cerebral infarction},
  author={Nages Nagaratnam and Claire Barnett and Jonathan Yeoh},
Abstract Language dysfunction following infarction in the right posterior cerebral artery territory is uncommon in a right-hander. The area of damage had been well identified on the MR scan. The patient was studied from the neurological and neuropsychological points of view. The patient had a mixed transcortical aphasia (thalamic), apraxic disturbances, possible Gerstmann's syndrome and autotopagnasia, cerebral functions strongly lateralized to the left hemisphere. He had no impairment of… CONTINUE READING