Dyslexia

Dyslexia, also known as reading disorder, is a disorder characterized by difficulty reading in individuals with otherwise unaffected intelligence. Different people are affected to different degrees. Problems may include... Wikipedia

  • Specialty:  Neurology, pediatrics
  • Symptoms:  Trouble reading
  • Usual onset:  School age
  • Causes:  Genetic and environmental factors
  • Risk factors:  Family history, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Diagnostic method:  Series memory, spelling, vision, and reading test
  • Differential diagnosis:  Hearing or vision problems, insufficient teaching
  • Treatment:  Adjusting teaching methods
  • Frequency:  3–7%
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo