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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Other Names for this Disease
  • Monomodal visual amnesia
  • Primary visual agnosia
  • Visual amnesia
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  • I have a student who appears to have some of the symptoms of agnosia. He had the cord wrapped around the neck at birth. Most of what I've read about visual agnosia is that it happens when older patients have a stroke. Would it be possible for a child, such as this student, to have this condition? Click here for answer