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In conclusion, injury of the prefrontocaudate tract was demonstrated in a patient who showed severe abulia following bilateral caudate infarction.
Although not fully elucidated, the pathophysiology of abulia, apathy, and akinetic mutism is thought to be related to multiple neurotransmitters--especially dopamine--involved in the cortico-striatalpallidal-thalamic network.
The inevitable (and ultimately foreseen) failure of his ideals persuades Dario of the futility of human endeavour and confers the dignity of resignation upon his abulia. Capuana essentially turns D'Annunzio's own weapons against him by waving a copy of Trionfo della morte at the author of Le vergini delle rocce, making Cantelmo's exaltation of the will appear a gratuitous attempt to escape an ideological dead end.
Esa evidencia esta producida ademas por mi estado de animo, por la abulia generalizada que me domina.
Em resultado desta alienacao, os cidadaos afastam-se e sao afastados dos locais de decisao contribuindo, por omissao e abulia, para um fosso cada vez maior entre governados e governantes.
Angry Birds' young lads, after motivation from coach Mohammed Abulia, pulled one back in the 15th minute through Mohammed and then Sami cut the lead further in the 20th minute.
restricciones de la intensidad de la expresion emocional (aplanamiento afectivo), la fluidez y la productividad del pensamiento (alogia), o el inicio del comportamiento dirigido a un objetivo (abulia) (1,2).
Negative symptoms such as alogia, abulia, and the inability to communicate or form thoughts are relatively rare, which helps differentiate it from schizophrenia.