• Dyslexia and dysgraphia of various kinds are recognized sequelae of cerebral lesions. Although refusal to read or write may occur in a number of psychiatric disorders, to our knowledge dyslexia and dysgraphia as the sole manifestations of a psychogenic disorder have not previously been reported. Our patient had psychogenic symptoms, initially including seizures but subsequently consisting solely of dyslexia and dysgraphia.
Master DR, Lishman WA. Seizures, Dyslexia, and Dysgraphia of Psychogenic Origin. Arch Neurol. 1984;41(8):889–890. doi:10.1001/archneur.1984.04050190099023
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