DIASCHISIS

The loss of function in a region of the brain from injury or damage.

DIASCHISIS: "Joe suffered from diaschisis from his head injury."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIASCHISIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/diaschisis/ (accessed November 22, 2020).
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