Transcortical sensory aphasia: Evidence for subtypes

@article{Coslett1987TranscorticalSA,
  title={Transcortical sensory aphasia: Evidence for subtypes},
  author={H. Branch Coslett and David P. Roeltgen and Leslie J. Gonzalez Rothi and K. M. Heilman},
  journal={Brain and Language},
  year={1987},
  volume={32},
  pages={362-378}
}
Impaired auditory comprehension and fluent but semantically empty speech in conjunction with preserved repetition characterize the syndrome of transcortical sensory aphasia (TSA). Repetition, however, may be mediated by at least two distinct processes--a lexical process that may involve the recognition and subsequent activation of discrete stored word representations and a nonlexical process that involves phonologic decoding and immediate phonologic encoding from immediate memory. We… CONTINUE READING

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