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Mental retardation is a generalized disorder, characterized by sub average cognitive functioning and deficits in two or more adaptive behaviors with onset before the age of 18. Once focused almost entirely on cognition, the definition now includes both a component...
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Children with mental retardation may take longer to learn to speak, walk, and ... Mental retardation can result when the baby does not develop inside the ...
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More about Mental Retardation: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Mental Retardation Definition Mental retardation
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Mental retardation is a condition diagnosed before age 18 that includes below ... A family may suspect mental retardation if the child's motor skills, language ...
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Penn State Children's Hospital provides world class care and services to patients. ... In many cases, the cause of mental retardation is not found. ...
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Online Medical Dictionary and glossary with medical definitions ... Children with mental retardation may take longer to learn to speak, walk, and ...
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Children with mental retardation may take longer to learn to speak, walk, and ... Mental retardation is marked by significantly subaverage general intellectual ...
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... diagnostic guides, medical books excerpts online about Mental retardation. ... MENTAL RETARDATION (Algorithmic Diagnosis of Symptoms and Signs) ...
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Mental retardation/intellectual disability is significantly subaverage ... The long-used term "mental retardation" has acquired an undesirable social stigma. ...
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Mental retardation is an idea, a condition, a syndrome, a symptom, and a source ... The idea of mental retardation can be found as far back in history as the ...
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The first signs of mental retardation are usually displayed in early childhood, ... Mental retardation" should not be used interchangeably with the term " ...
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Overview: Mental Retardation: What it is and What it is Not A diagnosis of mental retardation carries with it certain unique treatment needs that must be understood ...
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We provide a comprehensive survey and description of Mental Retardation covering causes, assessment and diagnosis and the wide variety of medical, educational ...
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... have come to understand that individuals with mental retardation are not subhuman at all, but rather, ... Nature of Mental Retardation Adaptive and ...
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Individuals with mental retardation represent 1 ... Mental retardation is highly heterogeneous as to cause. ... MENTAL RETARDATION AND PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS ...
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