neurodevelopmental disorder


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neu·ro·de·vel·op·men·tal disorder

 (no͝or′ō-dĭ-vĕl′əp-mĕn′tl, nyo͝or′ō-)
n.
Any of various conditions, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism, intellectual disability, and learning disabilities, that begin in childhood and involve impairments in neurological functioning that affect behavior, cognition, or motor skills.
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Chairperson of Bangladesh National Advisory Committee for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorder, Saima Wazed Hossain, who is also member of the World Health Organization's Expert Advisory Panel on Mental Health and chairperson of Shuchona Foundation, was the chief guest at the programme.
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is making moves in brain research as it strikes a multi-year deal to help an unnamed pharmaceutical company as well as an alliance with the University of Basel in Switzerland to tackle Rett Syndrome, a lethal neurodevelopmental disorder that affects girls almost exclusively.
An article that appeared in Mediators of Inflammation reports a benefit for supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids in Rett syndrome, a neurodevelopmental disorder that is associated with a 300-fold increased risk of sudden cardiac death in comparison with that of the general population.
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