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Prosopagnosia & Agnosia - Basically, it means that  a person is unable to recognize objects and faces. 
Prosopagnosia - Face Blindness

  PsychNet-UK Prosopagnosia Information Sheet - Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
Face Blind - Bill Choisser This is a site about face blindness. In these pages you will learn how most people recognize others and then how those with face blindness do. Interesting info on how and why people use vision as a means of emotional and vital survival. You can also learn ways to deal with the disability. The author of this page thoroughly covers the subject matter and provides unique reading material. An Ebook.   5/5
Face Blindness Community Home Page & Information - Information about the "Face-Blindness (Prosopagnosia)" community on LiveJournal. This an open-membership community. 3/5
Prosopagnosia- Also called face blindness, is an impairment in the recognition of faces. It is often accompanied by other types of recognition impairments (place recognition, car recognition, facial expression of emotion, etc.) though sometimes it appears to be restricted to facial identity. Not surprisingly, prosopagnosia can create serious social problems. Prosopagnosics often have difficulty recognizing family members, close friends, and even themselves. They often use alternative routes to recognition, but these routes are not as effective as recognition via the face. 3/5
Prosopagnosia (or face blindness) - Refers to a selective difficulty in recognizing familiar people by their faces. It can be a very debilitating condition, and severely affected individuals fail to recognize faces of family members or even themselves.3/5
Prosopagnosia - Neuro-functional basis of face recognition impairment. 2/5
Prosopagnosia - Failure of facial recognition. 2/5
  Welcome to my pages about prosopagnosia - My name is Cecilia Burman, and I am 'face-blind' in the sense that I can not recognize people by their faces. The medical term for this condition is prosopagnosia. I have written these pages to try to give you who read them a better understanding for what it can be like to live with prosopagnosia. 2/5
  PsychNet-UK Agnosia Information Sheet - Description, Causation, Treatment, Associated Features, Differential Diagnosis etc.
  Agnosia - Is inability to identify an object using one or more of the senses. Diagnosis is clinical, often including neuropsychologic testing, with brain imaging (eg, CT, MRI) to identify the cause. Prognosis depends on the nature and extent of damage and patient age. There is no specific treatment, but occupational therapy may help patients compensate. 3/5
Agnosia Information - NINDS - Agnosiainformation page compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
  Agnosia - Is a neuropsychological disorder characterized by the inability to recognize common objects, persons, or sounds, in the absence of perceptual disability. 3/5
Recommended Books:
Face Blindness
Face Blind
The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Agnosia:
Face Blindness (Paperback)
by Megan Volpert (Author)
Face Blind (Paperback) by Raymond Benson (Author) "A small piece
appeared in the New York Daily News two days after the incident had occurred ..."
The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Agnosia: A Revised and
Updated Directory for the Internet Age (Paperback) by Icon
Health Publications (Author)
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