[n] - inability to recognize objects by use of the senses
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Strictly speaking, a total failure of gnosis. A state of not knowing what something is, or is for, in a confrontational naming task. [See now finger agnosia.]
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A loss of ability to recognize objects, persons, sounds, shapes or smells while the specific sense is not defective nor is there any significant memory loss. It is usually associated with brain injury or neurological illness, particularly after damage to the temporal lobe
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Agnosia: The inability to recognize and identify objects or persons despite having knowledge of the characteristics of those objects or persons. People with agnosia may have difficulty recognizing the geometric features of an object or face or may be able to perceive the geometric features but not k...
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An inability to organise sensory information so as to recognise objects (e.g. visual agnosia) or sometimes even parts of the body, (e.g. hemisomatoagnosia).
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<neurology> Loss of ability to recognise objects, people, sounds, shapes or smells. Usually classified according to the sense or senses affected (hearing, sight, smell, taste, touch). Symptom common to tumours of the parietal lobe of the cerebral hemispheres. ... (16 Dec 1997) ...
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noun inability to recognize objects by use of the senses
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(ag-no´zhә) inability to recognize the import of sensory impressions; the varieties correspond with several senses and are distinguished as auditory (acoustic), gustatory, olfactory, tactile, and visual.
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(from the article `nervous system disease`) Similar problems of language and speech comprehension are apraxia and agnosia. Apraxia is the inability to perform useful or skilled actions; apraxic ...
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agnosia, agnosis 1. The inability to recognize certain sensory stimuli. 2. A loss of the ability to comprehend the meaning or to recognize the importance of various types of stimulation. 3. Total or partial loss of the ability to recognize familiar objects, often resulting from brain damage. 4. Los...
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Agnosia (a-gnosis, or loss of knowledge) is a loss of ability to recognize objects, persons, sounds, shapes, or smells while the specific sense is not defective nor is there any significant memory loss. It is usually associated with brain injury or neurological illness, particularly after damage to...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: ag-nō′zē-ă Definitions: 1. Impairment of the ability to recognize, or comprehend the meaning of, various sensory stimuli, not attributable to disorders of the primary receptors or general intellect; agnosias are receptive defects caused by lesions in va...
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[moth] Agnosia is a genus of moths in the Sphingidae family. ...
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==Plot== The protagonist is a young woman, Joana Prats suffering from agnosia, a strange, primary visual disease that is one of the neuropsychological disorders of perception. Although her eyes and ears are in perfect condition, her brain is not able to correctly interpret the stimuli it receives. ...
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1) Brain disease 2) Brain disorder 3) Encephalopathy 4) Inability to recognize objects by use of the senses
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