Speech development

A language delay is a type of communication disorder. The child may have a language delay if they do not meet the language developmental milestones for their age. The children may have trouble expressing themselves or understanding others. Their delay may involve a combination of hearing, speech, and cognitive impairments.

Language delays are quite common,  delayed speech or language development and may affect 5 to 10 % of preschool-aged children.

Last modified
6 May 2020
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Rare Condition

Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Spectrum (Goldenhar Syndrome)

In the total spectrum of OAVS are many syndromes. One of them is Goldenhar Syndrome (GHS). Goldenhar syndrome is a rare congenital defect in the...