(ә-prak´se-ә) loss of ability to carry out familiar purposeful movements in the absence of sensory or motor impairment, especially impairment of the ability to use objects correctly.
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the inability to carry out useful or skilled acts while motor power and mental capacity remain intact. Apraxia is usually caused by damage to ... [3 related articles]
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apraxia A loss of the ability to carry out familiar, purposeful movement in the absence of paralysis or other motor or sensory impairments.
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Apraxia is characterized by loss of the ability to execute or carry out learned purposeful movements, despite having the desire and the physical ability to perform the movements. It is a disorder of motor planning, which may be acquired or developmental, but may not be caused by incoordination, sen...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: ă-prak′sē-ă Definitions: 1. A disorder of voluntary movement consisting of impairment of the performance of skilled or purposeful movements, notwithstanding the preservation of comprehension, muscular power, sensibility, and coordination in general; res...
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a neurological disorder characterized by loss of the ability to execute or carry out learned purposeful movements, despite having the desire and the physical ability to perform the movements.
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1) Brain disease 2) Brain disorder 3) Encephalopathy 4) Inability to make purposeful movements
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