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Donald Trump spokeswoman with a history of false statements says Hillary Clinton suffers from a brain disorder

A spokeswoman for Donald Trump’s campaign said Hillary Clinton suffers from a rare language disorder caused by brain damage, a claim Clinton’s doctor quickly denied as false.

Katrina Pierson, who is not a doctor, issued her diagnosis on MSNBC, saying Clinton suffers from dysphasia, a disorder caused by brain disease or damage.

“What’s new are the other reports of the observations of Hillary Clinton’s behavior and mannerisms ... as well as her dysphasia, the fact that she’s fallen, she has had a concussion,” Pierson said Thursday.

She argued that Clinton’s health is in decline.

But Clinton’s longtime physician, Dr. Lisa Bardack, released a statement saying that the former secretary of State┬áis in excellent health and that allegations that she suffers disorders are not based on “any medical facts.”

“These documents are false, were not written by me and are not based on any medical facts,” Bardack wrote. “… Secretary Clinton is in excellent health and fit to serves as President of the United States.”

Pierson has a record of making patently false claims.

On Aug. 13, she incorrectly said President Obama had led the United States into the war in Afghanistan.

President George W. Bush sent U.S. troops into Afghanistan shortly after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The conflict became America’s longest war.

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