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Descriptor in English: Learning Disabilities
Descriptor in Spanish: Discapacidades para el Aprendizaje
Descriptor in Portuguese: Deficiências da Aprendizagem
Descriptor in French: Incapacités d'apprentissage
Entry term(s): Academic Disabilities, Developmental
Academic Disability, Developmental
Academic Disorder, Developmental
Academic Disorders, Developmental
Adult Learning Disabilities
Adult Learning Disability
Adult Learning Disorder
Adult Learning Disorders
Developmental Academic Disabilities
Developmental Academic Disability
Developmental Academic Disorder
Developmental Academic Disorders
Developmental Disabilities of Scholastic Skills
Developmental Disorders of Scholastic Skills
Disabilities, Adult Learning
Disabilities, Developmental Academic
Disabilities, Learning
Disability, Adult Learning
Disability, Developmental Academic
Disability, Learning
Disturbance, Learning
Disturbances, Learning
Learning Disabilities, Adult
Learning Disability
Learning Disability, Adult
Learning Disorder, Adult
Learning Disorders, Adult
Learning Disturbance
Learning Disturbances
Scholastic Skills Development Disorders
Tree number(s): C10.597.606.150.550
C23.888.592.604.150.550
F03.625.562
Scope note: Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VI virology
History Note: 2020(1966)
See also the descriptors: Dyslexia MeSH
DeCS UI: 8037
Descriptor UI: D007859
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/01/14
Learning Disabilities - Preferred
Concept UI M0337446
Scope note Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.
Preferred term Learning Disabilities
Entry term(s) Disabilities, Learning
Disability, Learning
Learning Disability
Learning Disturbance - Narrower
Concept UI M0337448
Preferred term Learning Disturbance
Entry term(s) Disturbance, Learning
Disturbances, Learning
Learning Disturbances
Adult Learning Disabilities - Narrower
Concept UI M0337447
Preferred term Adult Learning Disabilities
Entry term(s) Adult Learning Disability
Adult Learning Disorder
Adult Learning Disorders
Disabilities, Adult Learning
Disability, Adult Learning
Learning Disabilities, Adult
Learning Disability, Adult
Learning Disorder, Adult
Learning Disorders, Adult
Developmental Academic Disability - Narrower
Concept UI M0337445
Preferred term Developmental Academic Disability
Entry term(s) Academic Disabilities, Developmental
Academic Disability, Developmental
Academic Disorder, Developmental
Academic Disorders, Developmental
Developmental Academic Disabilities
Developmental Academic Disorder
Developmental Academic Disorders
Developmental Disabilities of Scholastic Skills
Developmental Disorders of Scholastic Skills
Disabilities, Developmental Academic
Disability, Developmental Academic
Scholastic Skills Development Disorders



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