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Pure agraphia and unilateral optic ataxia associated with a left superior parietal lobule lesion
  1. S H Auerbach,
  2. M P Alexander
  1. Neurobehavioral Unit, Department of Neurology, Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center
  2. Boston University School of Medicine


    Impairment in visually guided reaching and pure agraphia are described in a patient with a left superior parietal embolic infarction. Identification of these disorders required specific but simple test procedures. Both disorders may reflect disruption of specific integrative functions of the superior parietal lobule.

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