What is an example of a congenital problem?
Deafness
Define metallic disorders
Single-gene defects
What is an example of a birth complication
Anoxia
A disorder caused by alternation in the chromosomal materials that control inherited characteristics
Genetic disorder
A singer transverse crease on the palm of one or both hands (instead of the typical two creases on the palm)
Simian crease
Showing no signs of a disease or impairment that nevertheless may be present
Asymptomatic
Public or private money assigned on the basis of type of handicap or disability
Categorical funding
A developmental difference present at birth; not necessarily of genetic orgin
Congenital anomaly
Whatever vision remains after disease or damage to a persons visual system
Residual vision
A term that describes interference with or damage to an individuals physical structure or functioning
Biological insult
A gene on any chromosome except the sex chromosomes that, if inherited from either parent, results in a child with a medical condition
Autosomal dominant gene disorder
A disorder caused by alteration in the chromosomal materials that control inherited chatastericts
Genetic disorder
A gene carried by healthy parents on any chromosome except the sex chromosomes that, if inherited form both parents, results in a child with a medical condition not present in the parents
Autosomal recessive gene disorder