maladjustment syndrome

maladjustment syndrome

see neonatal maladjustment syndrome.
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Over the past five years, a dozen foals at Victory Rose Thoroughbreds have been born with neonatal maladjustment syndrome, or NMS, in which they are emotionally detached from their mothers.
First identified in the 1950s, neonatal maladjustment syndrome affects roughly 5 per cent of newborn horses.