Augusta Déjerine-Klumpke and the oustanding lesson on the anatomy of aphasia

On this day in 1908 Augusta Déjerine-Klumpke showed the anatomical evidences that lesions to an area deep to the left pars opercularis was associated with nonfluent aphasia. She presented her results during the second meeting, on July 9,1908, of the Société de Neurologie de Paris and “constituted a highlight in the debate between the two […]