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Drs, is friedrich's ataxia be considered a learning disability?
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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: No.
This inherited, degenerative disorder affects many parts of the body, including the brain, as it progresses, but it is not associated with a specific lowered performance in some area of academic functioning, which is how ld is defined.

In brief: No.
This inherited, degenerative disorder affects many parts of the body, including the brain, as it progresses, but it is not associated with a specific lowered performance in some area of academic functioning, which is how ld is defined.
Dr. Glen Elliott
Dr. Glen Elliott
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