FOCAL DEGENERATION By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 The development of a lesion or dysfunction in a specific area of the brain due to degenerative processes. The lesion may remain limited in focus or spread into neighbouring areas. FOCAL DEGENERATION: "Focal degeneration is in a certain area of the brain." Related Psychology Terms FOCAL LESION BRAIN LOCALIZATION THEORY APROSEXIA BRAIN LOCALIZATION THEORY ATTENTION DISORDER REDINTEGRATION IPSILATERAL DEFICIT PRIMARY ORGASMIC DYSFUNCTION FOCAL SYMPTOMS SENSATE FOCUS THERAPY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FOCAL DEGENERATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/focal-degeneration/ (accessed February 16, 2019).