Progressive non-fluent aphasia

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Progressive non-fluent aphasia

Synonyms: Agramatic variant of PPA | Agramatic variant of primary progressive aphasia | Non-fluent variant PPA

Progressive non-fluent aphasia (PNFA) is a form of frontotemporal dementia (FTD; see this term) characterized by agrammatism laborious speech alexia and agraphia frequently accompanied by apraxia of speech (AOS). Language comprehension is relatively preserved.

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