Problem

Alexia

Other Names:
Acquired dyslexia
Nature:

Alexia, a language disorder which typically develops after damage to the brain, prevents a previously literate individual from reading. Although the individual retains entirely her ability to write, she is forced to study each word, letter by letter, in attempt to read.

Related Problems:
Dyslexia
Subject(s):
Health Care Mental health
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality Education
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
23.09.2019 – 15:51 CEST