Progressive nonfluent aphasia

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Progressive nonfluent aphasia (PNFA) is one of three clinical syndromes associated with frontotemporal lobar degeneration. PNFA has an insidious onset of language deficits over time as opposed […]

Postoperative cognitive dysfunction

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is a decline in cognitive function (especially in memory and executive functions) that may last from 1-12 months after surgery, or longer. In some cases, this disorder may […]

Disabilities affecting intellectual abilities

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     There are a variety of medical conditions affecting cognitive ability. This is a broad concept encompassing various intellectual or cognitive deficits, including intellectual disability, deficits too mild to properly qualify […]

Cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome (CCAS), also called “Schmahmann’s syndrome” is a condition that follows from lesions (damage) to the cerebellum of the brain. It refers to a constellation […]

Ardhangi

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards. Ardhangi (English: Wife) is a 1955 Telugu drama film, produced and directed by P. Pullaiah under the Ragini Pictures banner. It stars Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Savitri in the lead roles, with music jointly composed by Master Venu and […]

Progressive supranuclear palsy

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP; or the Steele–Richardson–Olszewski syndrome, after the doctors who described it in 1963) is a degenerative diseaseinvolving the gradual deterioration and death of specific volumes […]

Cognitive deficit

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Cognitive deficit or cognitive impairment is an inclusive term to describe any characteristic that acts as a barrier to the cognition process. The term may describe deficits in overall intelligence (as […]