171 e-Letters

published between 2007 and 2010

  • Uncrossing Crossed Aphasias and Crossed Nonaphasias: Laterality of motor control and migraine aura
    Iraj Derakhshan


    Dear Editor,

    The conundrums, depicted in Dr. Pavao Martins’ well documented report, 1 have recently been resolved. The author described five patients who became aphasic during repeated episodes of complicated migraine affecting the right cranium, followed by complete recovery. Based on the fact that they were all (behaviorally, see below) right handed, the author engaged in speculative assumptio...

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