Prosopagnosia

Known as: Agnosia for Faces, Agnosias, Facial Recognition, Facial Recognition Agnosia 
The inability to recognize a familiar face or to learn to recognize new faces. This visual agnosia is most often associated with lesions involving… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
It has long been argued that face processing requires disproportionate reliance on holistic or configural processing, relative to… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Using diffusion tensor imaging and tractography, we found that a disruption in structural connectivity in ventral occipito… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
One of the most remarkable disorders following brain damage is prosopagnosia, the inability to recognize faces. While a number of… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Developmental prosopagnosia is characterized by severely impaired face recognition. Individuals with this disorder, which often… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Congenital prosopagnosia refers to the deficit in face processing that is apparent from early childhood in the absence of any… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
A follow-up study of a patient, WJ with a very severe prosopagnosia is reported. After a stroke he became a farmer and acquired a… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Prosopagnosia is a neurologically based deficit characterized by the inability to recognize faces of known individuals in the… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Three prosopagnosic patients were given four face tests, two perceptual (an unknown face identification test and an age… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Critical analysis of postmortem and CT scan data indicates that prosopagnosia is associated with bilateral lesions of the central… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
Evidence is presented that patients with prosopagnosia have right anterior inferior occipital lesions in the region of the… (More)
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