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Causes of Intellectual handicap

Causes of Intellectual handicap

An intellectual handicap can be caused by prenatal or newborn infections, chromosomal abnormalities, inherited genetic mutations, oxygen deprivation, malnutrition and birth trauma. Most cases of intellectual handicap have an unknown cause.

List of causes of Intellectual handicap

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Intellectual handicap) that could possibly cause Intellectual handicap includes:

Causes of Intellectual handicap (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Intellectual handicap that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Intellectual handicap: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Intellectual handicap, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Intellectual handicap:

Intellectual handicap: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Intellectual handicap: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Intellectual handicap:

Causes of Broader Categories of Intellectual handicap: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Intellectual handicap:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Intellectual handicap may be found in:


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