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Motor Skills Disorder (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

motor skills, developmental motor delay, developmental delay, motor type developmental coordination disorder, dyspraxia, apraxia, motor skills disorder, developmental coordination disorder, DSM IV, developmental motor coordination disorder, motor clumsiness, clumsy child syndrome, developmental dyspraxia, specific developmental disorder of motor function, ICD 10, clumsiness, dyscoordination disorder, motor dyspraxia, minimal cerebral palsy, developmental coordination disorder, DCD

Authors and Editors

Author: David Perlstein, MD, FAAP

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

Previous contributing author: Bettina E Bernstein, DO, Consulting Staff, Assistant Professor of Child Psychiatry, Philadelphia College of Osteopa, Department of Child Psychiatry, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Last Editorial Review: 9/12/2008

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