Karnataka PGET ENT MCQ Answer 4

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The correct answer is B

Nominal dysphasia

This form of dysphasia may occur if there is a lesion of the left posterior temporoparietal area. Other possible causes include the intracranial pressure effects of a distant space-occupying lesion or encephalopathy.

It is characterised by:

  • objects presented to the patient cannot be named
  • other aspects of speech are normal
  • circumlocution may be present

Category: Karnataka PGET 2007 MCQs



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