"Anomia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A language dysfunction characterized by the inability to name people and objects that are correctly perceived. The individual is able to describe the object in question, but cannot provide the name. This condition is associated with lesions of the dominant hemisphere involving the language areas, in particular the TEMPORAL LOBE. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p484)
- Aphasia, Amnesic
- Amnesic Aphasia
- Nominal Dysphasia
- Dysphasia, Nominal
- Dysphasias, Nominal
- Nominal Dysphasias
- Aphasia, Nominal
- Nominal Aphasia
- Anomic Dysphasia
- Anomic Dysphasias
- Dysphasia, Anomic
- Dysphasias, Anomic
- Aphasia, Anomic
- Anomic Aphasia
- Color Anomia
- Anomia, Color
- Anomias, Color
- Color Anomias
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Anomia" by people in Profiles.
Binder JR, Tong JQ, Pillay SB, Conant LL, Humphries CJ, Raghavan M, Mueller WM, Busch RM, Allen L, Gross WL, Anderson CT, Carlson CE, Lowe MJ, Langfitt JT, Tivarus ME, Drane DL, Loring DW, Jacobs M, Morgan VL, Allendorfer JB, Szaflarski JP, Bonilha L, Bookheimer S, Grabowski T, Vannest J, Swanson SJ. Temporal lobe regions essential for preserved picture naming after left temporal epilepsy surgery. Epilepsia. 2020 09; 61(9):1939-1948.
Pravatà E, Tavernier J, Parker R, Vavro H, Mintzer JE, Spampinato MV. The neural correlates of anomia in the conversion from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease. Neuroradiology. 2016 Jan; 58(1):59-67.
Bonilha L, Gleichgerrcht E, Nesland T, Rorden C, Fridriksson J. Success of Anomia Treatment in Aphasia Is Associated With Preserved Architecture of Global and Left Temporal Lobe Structural Networks. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2016 Mar; 30(3):266-79.
del Toro CM, Bislick LP, Comer M, Velozo C, Romero S, Gonzalez Rothi LJ, Kendall DL. Development of a short form of the Boston naming test for individuals with aphasia. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2011 Aug; 54(4):1089-100.
Fridriksson J, Bonilha L, Baker JM, Moser D, Rorden C. Activity in preserved left hemisphere regions predicts anomia severity in aphasia. Cereb Cortex. 2010 May; 20(5):1013-9.
Fridriksson J, Moser D, Bonilha L, Morrow-Odom KL, Shaw H, Fridriksson A, Baylis GC, Rorden C. Neural correlates of phonological and semantic-based anomia treatment in aphasia. Neuropsychologia. 2007 Apr 09; 45(8):1812-22.
Mendez MF, Clark DG, Shapira JS, Cummings JL. Speech and language in progressive nonfluent aphasia compared with early Alzheimer's disease. Neurology. 2003 Oct 28; 61(8):1108-13.
Rao SM, Devinsky O, Grafman J, Stein M, Usman M, Uhde TW, Theodore WH. Viscosity and social cohesion in temporal lobe epilepsy. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1992 Feb; 55(2):149-52.