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Echophenomena

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Overview

    • Look For

    • Echolalia - automatic repetition of the examiner’s statements
    • Echopraxia - automatic copying of the examiner’s posture or movements
    • Causes of Echophenomena

    • Normal speech development (in children)
    • Tourette’s syndrome
    • Catatonia - mood disorders, schizophrenia, stroke
    • Fatigue / lack of attention
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