Expressive aphasia is also known as non-fluent aphasia or .
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A 59-year-old woman comes to the clinic for a checkup. She had a stroke six months ago that affected the middle cerebral artery. She now has non-fluent speech in which she hesitates at the beginning of words. She is unable to repeat simple phrases as instructed. She is aware of her communicative difficulties. Which of the following aphasias is most likely present?