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perseveration/per·sev·er·a·tion/ (per-sev″er-a´shun) persistent repetition of the same verbal or motor response to varied stimuli; continuance of activity after cessation of the causative stimulus.
perseverationThe repetition of a specific verbal or motor response to a particular stimulus, despite the stimulus’s cessation.
Organic brain disease, traumatic brain injury, schizophrenia.
perseverationNeurology The repeating of the same verbal or motor response to varied stimuli Etiology Organic brain disease, schizophrenia
Patient discussion about perseveration
Q. If the lie is our truth & living the truth feels fake & unreal how do we persevere to the needed chang there's the real me, good & underdeveloped. there is the worldly me, challenged as all of us probably are. there is the addict me, afflicted half or more of my life, developed & strong. two out of three are tough odds to deal with...