Symptom: Mental retardation
Mental retardation: Reduced mental ability or intelligence.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Mental retardation:
Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:
- Symptoms of the Silent Killer Diseases
- Symptoms and Medical Malpractice
- Medical mistakes and their rates, causes and prevention
- Deaths and sudden death
Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions
Possible causes of symptom: Mental retardation: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Mental retardation as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.
- Learning disorders (type of Mental illness)
- Chromosome disorders
- Down syndrome
- Metabolic disorders
- Childbirth injury
- Maternal drug use
- Genetic birth defects
- Prenatal infections
- Infections contracted at birth
- Cerebral palsy
Conditions listing symptoms: Mental retardation: The following list of conditions have 'Mental retardation' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Conditions listing complications: Mental retardation: The following list of conditions have 'Mental retardation' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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