Problem

Alexia

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
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Health Care Mental health
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET