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Mental retardation, its nature and incidence

Joseph Florian Jastak

Mental retardation, its nature and incidence

a population survey of the State of Delaware

by Joseph Florian Jastak

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Published by University of Delaware Press in [Newark, Del.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Delaware.
    • Subjects:
    • People with mental disabilities -- Delaware.,
    • People with mental disabilities -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 175-177.

      Statement[by] Joseph F. Jastak, Halsey M. MacPhee [and] Martin Whiteman.
      GenreCase studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3006.D3 J3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 184 p.
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5857558M
      LC Control Number62019658
      OCLC/WorldCa1053717

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      Sep 29,  · FXS is a trinucleotide repeat disorder, in which > repeats of the CGG motif in FMR1 leads to silencing of the gene and the consequent loss of its Cited by: 2 Nature and Extent. A lthough individuals with disabilities have been victimized throughout history, today society is gaining new respect and concern for the civil rights of these vulnerable people. Still, as this process occurs, there are more questions than answers about the nature and extent of criminal victimization of men, women, and children with disabilities.

      Mild mental retardation to approx. 7 0 () Moderate mental retardation to () mental retardation to () Profound mental retardation Below 20 or 25 () Unspecified ( 0) Levels of retardation are identified with the . This involves an X-linked central nervous defect, hypsarrhythmia (electroencephalographic anomaly) resulting in infantile spasms and mental retardation. Its incidence is 2–5 × 10 −4 at birth. The basic defect may be in the serine-threonine kinase 9 region. epilepsy, mental retardation X-linked; Kalscheuer VM et al Am J Hum Genet


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