Disorders of the Sensory Systems

Select a disorder of the sensory system from this list.

Anton’s syndrome
Balint’s syndrome
Gerstmann’s syndrome
central achromatopsia
apperceptive agnosia
associative agnosia
object anomia
alexia without agraphia
hemispatial neglect
phantom limb pain
Capgras syndrome
tactile agnosia
cortical deafness
pure word deafness
receptive amusia

Conduct research and locate two peer-reviewed articles to support your statements. In your post 

Explain the symptoms of the disorder.
Describe how the diagnosis is made (e.g., findings on brain imaging, laboratory testing, etc.).
Discuss the neurobiological basis for the disorder (e.g., CNS structures involved and neurotransmitters).
Describe the functional deficits associated with the disorder including how these may impact the patient’s ability to carry out activities of daily living (e.g., occupational, social, recreational).  
Cite your sources in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center .

Order your essay today and save 30% with the discount code: KIWI20