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What causes agnosia? 5 possible conditions

Agnosia is the loss of the ability to recognize objects, faces, voices, or places. It is a rare disorder. If you have this condition you can still think, speak, and interact with the world. Agnosia usually affects only a single information pathway in the... Read more

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Stroke Overview

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

A stroke is a medical emergency that requires immediate medical care. Learn about the signs of a stroke and what to do.

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2

Head Injury

A head injury is an injury to your brain, skull, or scalp. All head injuries should be treated seriously and assessed by a doctor.

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3

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

Alzheimer's disease (AD), the most common cause of dementia, is a progressive brain disorder. Learn about the causes, signs and research being done about AD.

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4

Dementia Overview

Find out what you need to know about dementia, and learn how it's different from ordinary aging.

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5

Becker Muscular Dystrophy

Becker muscular dystrophy is a genetic condition that damages muscles over time and results in tissue loss. Read about symptoms and treatment.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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