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875 Possible Causes for Learning Disabilities, prenatal and postnatal, Short Stature

  • Russell-Silver Syndrome

    Abstract A family is described with a syndrome of short stature, abnormal pigmentation of the skin and mild facial dysmorphism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Russell-Silver syndrome (RSS) should be suspected in patients with prenatal and postnatal growth retardation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] LP's history and test findings yielded a profile consistent with a nonverbal learning disability, with significantly higher verbal compared to nonverbal intelligence, deficient[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Turner Syndrome

    stature (Short-Stature Group) were enrolled.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Research Prenatal and postnatal...[doi.org] For example, Turner syndrome is a proposed etiology of the nonverbal learning disability - because of reported relative strengths in verbal skills, and relatively weaker nonverbal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    We present a patient with Klinefelter syndrome and short stature due to growth hormone deficiency.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence of Klinefelter syndrome (KS) prenatally and postnatally in Denmark and determine the influence of maternal age.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Learning disability; delayed speech development; behavioural problems; psychosocial disturbances.[patient.info]

  • Hypochondroplasia

    Abstract Dyschondrosteosis (DCO) and hypochondroplasia (HCH) are common skeletal dysplasias characterized by disproportionate short stature.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Compound heterozygosity for the Achondroplasia-hypochondroplasia FGFR3 mutations: prenatal diagnosis and postnatal outcome.[lpamrs.memberclicks.net] Hypochondroplasia - Neurology, Epilepsy, Cognitive/intellectual and learning Disabilities This subject is by far what this blog gets the most hits for so this section is really[petiteyetfierce.blogspot.com]

  • Mental Retardation

    We speculate that haploinsufficiency of HDAC4 is responsible for short stature, mental retardation and developmental delay, and haploinsufficiency of EFHD1 is most likely[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] and postnatal.[academic.oup.com] , an IQ of 20-34 a severe learning disability, 35-49 moderate, and 50-70 mild learning disability.[web.archive.org]

  • Down Syndrome

    stature, upward slanting eyes, a flattened nasal bridge, broad hands with short fingers, decreased muscle tone, and by trisomy of the human chromosome numbered 21 — called[merriam-webster.com] In the United Kingdom, the psychiatry of learning disability is a specialty in its own right, but people with learning disabilities outside the UK may be under the care of[doi.org] stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly[icd9data.com]

  • Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism

    Aged 17 years, the boy was referred because of short stature (162 cm) and overweight (62.5 kg).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Annual frequency and prevalence of KS diagnoses in the period 1970–2000 diagnosed prenatally or postnatally Year Prenatal diagnosis of KS Postnatal diagnosis of KS All prenatal[doi.org] Learning disability; delayed speech development; behavioural problems; psychosocial disturbances.[patient.info]

  • Prader-Willi Syndrome

    Clinical manifestations include mental retardation; muscular hypotonia; hyperphagia; obesity; short stature; hypogonadism; strabismus; and hypersomnolence.[icd9data.com] Asterisks: P P At prenatal stages E12.5, E14.5 and E18.5, the mutant embryos and placenta were of normal size (data not shown).[doi.org] disabilities, hormonal deficiencies, and specific physical characteristics.[ipwso.org]

  • Velocardiofacial Syndrome

    The main manifestations of our patient were feeding difficulties, respiratory infections, short stature, peculiar face with hypertelorism, prominent nose, abnormal ears, microstomia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A history of prematurity, prenatal and postnatal growth delay, developmental delay, and mild skeletal abnormalities was prevalent among the patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Velocardiofacial syndrome (VCFS), also known as 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, is a neurogenetic disorder that is associated with both learning disabilities and a consistent[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Sotos Syndrome

    Our findings provide evidence for the existence of a novel syndrome of short stature, microcephaly, delayed bone development, speech delay and mild or absent facial dysmorphism[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sotos syndrome is characterized by peculiar facies, prenatal and postnatal overgrowth, and developmental delay.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Data from a survey of 27 children (17 males and 10 females; mean age 10 years 7 months; range 6 to 15 years) with mild and moderate learning disabilities were obtained concerning[journals.cambridge.org]

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