Prosopagnosia and Alexia without Object Agnosia

  title={Prosopagnosia and Alexia without Object Agnosia},
  author={Ennio De Renzi and Giuseppe Di Pellegrino},
Following a trauma causing bilateral posterior brain damage, a patient complained of dyslexia and prosopagnosia, but not object agnosia. On testing she showed intact recognition of object drawings, even when it was assessed with perceptually demanding tasks such as Ghent’s overlapping figures and Street completion test. This pattern of deficit is… CONTINUE READING