external speech


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external speech

Expression of thought by spoken or written words, and the understanding of spoken or written words of others. Synonym: exophasia
See also: speech
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The cutting-edge technology sees an electrode attached to the inner ear and an external speech processor worn on the outside.
The reviewers conclude that the auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia appear to be related to a dysfunction of the neuroanatomical networks that are responsible of language production through activation in parallel of the subvocal speech motor areas and the perception areas for external speech (auditory-linguistic cortex).

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