Overview

simultanagnosia


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Impaired ability to perceive more than one object or image at the same time, hence an inability to comprehend a whole picture even when its constituent elements can be recognized, often occurring as a symptom of Bálint's syndrome or a lesion in the left temporal lobe. See also agnosia, motion-induced blindness. [From simultan(eous) + agnosia]

Subjects: Psychology.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.