Where are your body parts? A pure case of heterotopagnosia following left parietal stroke.

@article{Auclair2009WhereAY,
  title={Where are your body parts? A pure case of heterotopagnosia following left parietal stroke.},
  author={Laurent Auclair and Marion Noulhiane and Patrick Raibaut and G{\'e}rard Amarenco},
  journal={Neurocase},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={459-65}
}
We studied the involvement of the parietal cortex in interpersonal body representation in a left parietal stroke patient. We used tasks assessing different types of body representations and localization of object parts. The patient performed normally on all tasks of body knowledge. However, she was unable to locate body parts on another person or on body… CONTINUE READING