a selective and progressive impairment of our semantic memory that ends up in difficulties in naming words and comprehending words. not age related. Any individual may have this impairment.

SEMANTIC DEMENTIA: "Semantic dementia results from a degeneration of the polar and inferolateral regions of our temporal lobes."
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