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Unformatted text preview: hearing mechanoreceptors bring information into set of ganglia spiral ganglia. these are roughly synonymous to ganglia in vision. Function of hearing in brainstem is to localize information where is the sound In the temporal lobe distinguish temporal Do not understand what determines processing in higher order. Brocas and Wernickes areas Primary auditory cortex medial side of temporal lobe inside of the temporal lobe. Wernickes area associated with the parietal lobe comprehension area. Brocas generating speech. Brocas cant find the words. Can answer in writing to questions. Hasnt lost vocabulary but lost connection between speech contral areas and the thought train. Only on the left side, inequity in the hemispheres. Comprehends speech. Frontal lobe. Wernickes Can come up with the words. Does not comprehend his own words. Left parietal loss was very absolute. Hearing is fine, parsing the hearing is not. Where do you live? Replicates loss was very absolute....
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- Spring '08