contralesional love

Definitions

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  • adj. Describing the half of a patient's brain or body away from the site of a lesion

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Examples

  • Illusory movements of the contralesional hand in patients with body image disorders.

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  • Following damage to the right parietal damage, neglect patients show an inability to perceive and respond to stimuli located in the contralesional (left) hemispace

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