Profound intellectual disability

Other Names:
Profound mental retardation

Profound intellectual disability is a severe subnormality either innate or acquired through brain damage in very early childhood. It is characterized by an almost complete inability to speak or defend oneself against physical danger.

Broader Problems:
Intellectual disability
Narrower Problems:
Amaurotic idiocy
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
14.09.2021 – 18:12 CEST