can someone with alexithymia be an empath?


can someone with alexithymia be an empath?
I am new to this whole thing. My question is 'can someone be alexithymia and empathetic. I have no empathy, yet I can understand others have emotions. I am just puzzled how someone can be both alexi and empathetic.
I’m and Empath and HSP, my personality type is INFJ.. So yes and Empath can have Alexithymia

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Alexithymia - emotional blindness - is a personal trait which affects roughly 10% of the population.

Alexithymia describes the difficulty of people to perceive and describe emotions of others and themselves. Most persons concerned are not aware about this deficit and usually they are just recognizing it in contact with others, especially close friends, within their family or their partner.

These pages should deliver additional information about Alexithymia and offer information for affected persons, relatives and generally interested people.