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Alexia without agraphia associated with right occipital lesion.
  1. G Hirose,
  2. T Kin,
  3. E Murakami


    A 78 year old, right handed man developed the syndrome of alexia without agraphia due to a right occipital thrombotic stroke. The cerebral dominance test strongly suggests that his right hemisphere is dominant. This is believed to be the first case of alexia without agraphia secondary to a right occipital lesion in a right handed person.

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