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Unformatted text preview: and some mathematical abilities. Functional Areas of the Cerebrum**** Anterior frontal lobe (PRIMARY MOTOR) holds Broca’s area; controls ability to speak, language processing and speech comprehension. Broca’s aphasia - patients can understand language but produces slow, halting speech that is rarely grammatical Temporal lobe (TEMPORAL GYRUS) holds Wernicke’s area for language, comprehension and word choice. Wernicke’s aphasia - patients cannot understand language. Produce generally grammatical sentences, but they are often Connected by fibers...
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2011 for the course BIO 119 taught by Professor Transue during the Spring '09 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '09