What DEVELOPMENTAL DYSPRAXIA means: Developmental Dyspraxia - is one or all of a heterogeneous range of psychological development disorders affecting the initiation, organization and performance of action. It entails the partial loss of the ability to coordinate and perform certain purposeful movements and gestures in the absence of motor or sensory impairments.
- Definition Dementia - Multi-Infarct:
- Dictionary Infarct - (MID) is a common cause of memory loss in the elderly. MID is caused by multiple strokes (disruption of blood flow to the brain). Disruption of blood flow leads to damaged brain tissue developmental dyspraxia.
- Definition Dentatorubral Atrophy:
- Dictionary Atrophy - Dentatorubral pallidoluysian atrophy is a rare neurodegenerative disorder characterized by cerebellar ataxia, myoclonic epilepsy, choreoathetosis, and dementia. The disorder is related to developmental dyspraxia.
- Definition Dementia:
- Dictionary Subcortical - Binswanger's disease (BD), also called subcortical vascular dementia, is a type of dementia caused by widespread, microscopic areas of damage to the deep layers of white matter in developmental dyspraxia.
- Definition Diffuse Sclerosis:
- Dictionary Schilder's disease is not the same as Addison-Schilder disease (adrenoleukodystrophy). Schilder's disease is a rare progressive demyelinating disorder which usually begins in childhood developmental dyspraxia.