A 29-year-old male asked:
what is the definition or description of: neurodevelopmental?
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Family Medicine 24 years experience
Nervous system growt: The root "neuro" pertains to nerves. Neurodevelopmental medicine explores how the nervous system develops and prenatally and throughout the lifespa. Neurodevelopmental doctors diagnose disorders like cerebral palsy, autism, adhd, down's syndrome and other intellectual disability and provide care for them.
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Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Neurodevelopmental: Neurological issues rooted in the aberrant development of the nervous system from birth onward.
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017
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