Crossed aphasia in multiple sclerosis

Mult Scler. 2006 Feb;12(1):116-9. doi: 10.1191/135248506ms1255cr.


Aphasia is a rare sign of multiple sclerosis (MS). Several different forms of aphasia have been reported in MS. We report, to our knowledge, the first case of a MS patient with crossed aphasia during an attack.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aphasia / etiology*
  • Female
  • Functional Laterality
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Relapsing-Remitting / psychology*
  • Occipital Lobe / pathology
  • Temporal Lobe / pathology