sensory integrative dysfunction

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sen·so·ry in·te·gra·tive dys·func·tion

(sen'sŏr-ē in'tĕ-grā'tiv dis-fŭngk'shŭn)
A disorder of the nervous system that impairs sensory integration.
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In addition, researchers found that while both typically developing boys and boys with sensory integrative dysfunction appeared to prefer similar toys, they differed in how they used the toys (Bledsoe & Shepherd, 1982; Bundy, 1989; Clifford & Bundy, 1989).
A comparison of play skills of normal boys and boys with sensory integrative dysfunction. Occupational Therapy in Healthcare, 9, 84-100.