Kaspar Hauser Syndrome | definition of Kaspar Hauser Syndrome by Medical dictionary
Abuse Dwarfism (redirected from Kaspar Hauser Syndrome)
A state of irreversible hyposomatism, which is generally linked to abuse, neglect, and sensory deprivation resulting in stunted statural, intellectual and social growth
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For those who are unfamiliar with the literature on extreme deprivation of human contact upon physical and mental development, The Kaspar Hauser Syndrome
could serve as a useful introduction.