Strictly speaking, a less than total defect of praxis, common as a result of CVA or other pathology. An `inability to act or to move various parts of the body in a purposeful manner, although the power of movement is intact. There is no paralysis and the patient understands what is required of him; ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20437
Also known as developmental coordination disorder and â€˜clumsy child syndrome`, dyspraxia is a disability caused by the impairment in the organisation of movement,
Found on http://www.brainandbody.co.uk/index.php?Itemid=3&id=13&option=com_content&t
Impairment or immaturity of the organisation of movement with associated problems of language, perception and thought. People with dyspraxia may appear clumsy.
Found on http://www.researchautism.net/glossary.ikml?l=d
Partial loss of ability to perform coordinated movements
Found on http://www.dwp.gov.uk/medical/med_conditions/glossary.html
Impairment or immaturity of the organisation of movement with associated problems of language, perception and thought.
Found on http://www.nas.org.uk/nas/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=666
Dyspraxia: Impaired or painful function of any organ of the body.
Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=3146
A dyspraxia is a difficulty with a previously learnt or acquired movement or skill. An example might be a dressing dyspraxia or a constructional dyspraxia. Dyspraxias tend to indicate cortical damage, particularly in the parietal lobe region.
Found on http://www.priory.com/gloss.htm
Impaired or painful function of any organ of the body. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?dyspraxia
(dis-prak´se-ә) partial loss of ability to perform coordinated movements.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
dyspraxia 1. Poor coordination displayed by some children, diagnosed by illegible handwriting and inability to catch a ball and clap while the ball is in the air. It sometimes accompanies dyslexia. 2. An impairment in or partial loss of control of the body`s motor system, resulting from brain damag...
Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2786/10
A severe difficulty in performing drawing, writing, buttoning, and other tasks requiring fine motor skill, or in sequencing the necessary movements. For more information, go to Dyspraxia.
Found on http://www.ldonline.org/glossary
Dyspraxia (also known as Clumsy Child Syndrome, Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD), Perceptuo-motor Dysfunction, Minimal Brain Dysfunction and Motor Learning Difficulty) is a believed (but unproven) immaturity of the brain though to result in messages not being properly transmitted to the bod...
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ED.HTM
Type: Term Pronunciation: dis-prak′sē-ă Definitions: 1. Impaired or painful functioning in any organ.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=27445
Tip: double click on a word to show its meaning.
No exact matches found.
Typ a word and hit `Search`.
The most recent searches on Encyclo. Between brackets you will find the number of results and number of related results.
• Harry L. Baker, Jr. (1)
• ECTV (1)
• Cave in (16)
• T?bessa (25)
• Rhine knee (1)
• hydroblepharon (2)
• LG Octane (1)
• Jarmo Savolainen (1)
• Macrhybopsis (1)
• Contestability (1)
• Selig S. Harrison (1)
• Pleoptics (3)
• Tossal de les Torretes (1)
• Telephone triage (1)
• Margret Kopala (1)
• Velvet McIntyre (1)
• Yuktobania (1)
• Murray, Sir Archibald (1)
• Sanjjanaa (1)
• Benjamin Rawitz Castel (1)
• Zadok Ben David (1)
• propped cantilever (1)
• Organophosphorus compo (1)
• muppet (5)