Absolute idiocy

Other Names:
Profound mental retardation
Absolute idiocy is a severe subnormality either innate or acquired through brain damage in very early childhood. It is characterized by an almost complete condition of ineducability (the inability to speak or defend oneself against physical danger).
Broader Problems:
Mental deficiency
Narrower Problems:
Amaurotic idiocy
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET
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