ideokinetic apraxia

[ī′dē-ō-kə-nĕtĭk, -kī-, ĭd′ē-]


Apraxia in which simple acts cannot be performed because the connections between the cortical centers that control volition and the motor cortex are interrupted.ideomotor apraxia transcortical apraxia

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