CORTICAL DEAFNESS

loss of hearing which occurs as a result of injury to the auditory centers in the cerebral cortex of the brain.

CORTICAL DEAFNESS: "Ever since the boating accident, Maria has experienced cortical deafness."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORTICAL DEAFNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cortical-deafness/ (accessed May 20, 2019).
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