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A 63-year-old male asked:

What are causes for delayed verbal development in a toddler and what does this delay portend for future academic performance?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
To many to list: You can start with infections in the womb by things like CMV, toxoplasmosis, rubella, zeka, and others. It could be autism, aspergers or a simple verbal apraxia of unknown origin. There are others and the future can only be defined in some and only after proper diagnosis.

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