AUDITORY PERCEPTUAL DISORDERS

a series of language and cognition disorders associated with lesions in various parts of the brain. Lesions may affect hearing differentially, depending on location. A lesion in the left hemisphere may result in auditory aphasia- a lesion in the superior temporal gyrus may cause difficulty in phoneme discrimination - meaning that terms like bitch and pitch sound the same,

AUDITORY PERCEPTUAL DISORDERS: "Auditory perceptual disorders are usually caused by brain lesions and may cause difficulties with sound discrimination."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUDITORY PERCEPTUAL DISORDERS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auditory-perceptual-disorders/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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