Mental retardation

Mental retardation is an old term that is now considered impolite and not politically correct. The modern term is intellectual disability or intellectual developmental disability. Common causes include Down Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy. ...

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Specific Causes of Mental retardation

Fragile X syndrome: Fragile X syndrome is the most common inherited form of mental retardation currently known. ...Source: NCBI, Genes and Disease (NCBI/NIH)1 ...

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Causes List for Mental retardation

Some possible causes of Mental retardation or similar disorders may include:2

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  1. Source: NCBI, Genes and Disease (NCBI/NIH): books/ NBK22189/ 
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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