Agnosia is a rare type of brain damage that refers to the brain’s inability to recognize things using one or more of its senses. This type of brain disease is caused by discrete brain lesions, usually from a traumatic brain injury. Although individuals with agnosia cannot identify objects, they can still interact normally with the world.
There are three different types of agnosia:
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