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Your Inability to Repeat What Other People Say May Also be Known as:
Copying others
Copying words
Repeating what others say
Repeating words

Top 7 Inability to Repeat What Other People Say Causes

  1. 1.Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to the brain is stopped.

    You needs to go to the hospital by ambulance or as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the fewer treatment options available and the worse the outcome.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    dizziness, new headache, arm numbness, being severely ill, leg numbness
    Symptoms that never occur with stroke or tia (transient ischemic attack):
    bilateral weakness
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  2. 2.Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to the brain is stopped.

    Call 911 immediately. The longer you wait, the fewer treatment options available and the worse the outcome.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    dizziness, new headache, being severely ill, stiff neck, arm weakness
    Symptoms that never occur with stroke or tia (transient ischemic attack):
    bilateral weakness
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  3. 3.Broca's Aphasia

    Speech difficulty can be caused by neurologic damage.

    Call 911 immediately for an ambulance. Difficulty speaking can be a sign of life-threatening brain dysfunction, which needs immediate emergency management.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Symptoms that always occur with broca's aphasia:
    trouble speaking without stopping to think of a word, singing without sounding musical, inability to repeat what other people say, constant trouble speaking
    Symptoms that never occur with broca's aphasia:
    trouble understanding speech, reading, and writing
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service

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  4. 4.Conduction Aphasia

    Conduction Aphasia is a type of speech difficulty caused by damage to the brain. A person with Conduction Aphasia can understand words spoken to them, can speak, but have trouble repeating things back.

    Call 911 immediately for an ambulance. New-onset conduction aphasia might be a sign of a stroke, which needs immediate management.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Symptoms that never occur with conduction aphasia:
    trouble understanding speech, reading, and writing, trouble speaking without stopping to think of a word
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  5. 5.Wernicke's Aphasia

    Wernicke's aphasia affects comprehension, causing patients to often say many words that don’t make sense, fail to realize they are saying the wrong words, and string together a series of meaningless words that sound like a sentence but don’t make sense.

    Call 911 immediately for an ambulance. New-onset Wernicke's might be a sign of a stroke, which needs immediate management.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  6. 6.Global Aphasia

    When a stroke affects an extensive portion of the front and back regions of the left hemisphere, the result may be global aphasia. Those with global aphasia may have great difficulty in understanding words and sentences, and may have great difficulty in forming words and sentences.

    Call 911 immediately for an ambulance now. New-onset global aphasia might be a sign of a stroke, which needs immediate management.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service
  7. 7.Stroke or Tia (Transient Ischemic Attack)

    A stroke is a medical emergency. Strokes happen when blood flow to the brain is stopped.

    You needs to go to the hospital by ambulance or as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the fewer treatment options available and the worse the outcome.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    being severely ill, new headache, stiff neck, dizziness, vision changes
    Symptoms that never occur with stroke or tia (transient ischemic attack):
    bilateral weakness
    Urgency:
    Emergency medical service

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Inability to Repeat What Other People Say

  • Q.Have these outbursts gotten better or worse?
  • Q.Is your increased urge to urinate constant or come-and-go?
  • Q.How long have your outbursts of temper been going on?
  • Q.How severe is your headache?

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Inability to Repeat What Other People Say Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced inability to repeat what other people say have also experienced:

    • 20% Decreased Need for Sleep
    • 20% Headache
    • 20% Feeling Confused and Not Making Sense While Talking
  • People who have experienced inability to repeat what other people say had symptoms persist for:

    • 36% Over a Month
    • 25% Less Than a Day
    • 25% Less Than a Week

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