Intellectual disabilities

Intellectual disability, also known as mental retardation, is a term used when there are limits to a personís ability to learn at an expected level and function in daily life. Levels of intellectual disability vary greatly in children - from ...1

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Causes List: Intellectual disabilities

Some of the causes of the condition may include:2 Causes of Intellectual disabilities:

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Causes List for Intellectual disabilities

Some possible causes of Intellectual disabilities or similar disorders may include:3

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Types of Intellectual disabilities

Some of the types of this condition may include:4 Types of Intellectual disabilities:

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Research for Intellectual disabilities

The Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium is composed of a group of 10 medical centers studying 3 rare genetic syndromes that often cause autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability. Autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability (ASD/ID) are severe neurodevelopmental conditions with ...5

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Names and Terminology

Synonyms: Dull intelligence ; Low intelligence ; Mental deficiency ; Mental retardation ; Mental retardation, nonspecific ; Nonprogressive intellectual disability ; Nonprogressive mental retardation ; Poor school performance ...Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH) ...6

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References

  1. Source: CDC NCBDDD: cdc.gov/ ncbddd/ actearly/ pdf/ parents_pdfs/ IntellectualDisability.pdf
  2. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  3. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  4. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  5. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ dsc/ About-Us
  6. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ C3714756/ 

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