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Glossaries - Disabilities
Glossaries Description -
An A to Z glossary of disabilities
A rare birth defect where there is a complete or partial absence of the nerve tract, located in the brain, known as the corpus callosum.
Cognitive characteristics include problems reading facial expressions or voice tone, difficulty with problem-solving and complex tasks, lack of ability in assessing risk, difficulty understanding abstract concepts and difficulty understanding emotions.
ACC can also cause development delays with walking, speech, sitting and toilet training as well as difficulty with social and behaviour.
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