reading disorder

reading disorder

See Dyslexia, Reading disability.

reading disorder

A condition that interferes with or prevents comprehension of written or printed material; used esp. in reference to children. In some adults, the condition may have developed from a brain injury or may have persisted from infancy.
See: dyslexia
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The influence of working memory load on response inhibition in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder or reading disorder. J of Clinical and Exp Neuropsychology.
Neuropsychological findings revealed a mild cognitive impairment (MCI) (Mini Mental State Examination - MMSE 23/30) manifesting with incomplete orientation in space and time, delayed verbal memory and a reading disorder. A severe alexia without agraphia and abnormalities in visual field significantly compromised the assessment of complex attention modalities, all reading modalities and comprehension of written text.
In our study the most comorbidity was found to be this followed by anxiety and reading disorder. The other comorbidity determined were conduct disorder, major depression disorder, [8] borderline intellectual functioning, seizure, enuresis, disorders of written expression and mathematics disorder.
The types like reading disorder (dyslexia), written expression disorder (dysgraphia), and mathematics disorder (dyscalculia) can be seen together or separately The frequency and prevalence of the SLD are stated in various reports with different rates depending on the size of the sample and the inclusion criteria.
Dyslexia--a developmental reading disorder --is the most common type of learning disorder (LD).
"I think I may be dyslexic," he says, adding that his son also has the reading disorder. "I've never been diagnosed but I used to avoid writing letters.
There are various learning difficulties that could be present among learners which are sometimes unsuccessfully unearthed by schools: dyslexia, or reading disorder; dyspraxia, or developmental coordination disorder; dyscalculia, or disability in learning mathematical concepts and symbols; ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder where inattention and impulsivity are features; and more.
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Dyslexia, also called 'developmental reading disorder', is a reading disability that occurs when the brain does not properly recognise and process certain symbols.