Specific Language Impairment 5; Sli5
Specific language impairment-5 is characterized by a delay in early speech acquisition and is usually associated with cerebral white matter abnormalities on brain MRI. Some individuals may show disorders in communication, consistent with autism spectrum disorder, or global developmental delay, although others ultimately show normal cognitive function. Penetrance is incomplete and expressivity is variable. This type of disorder is observed most commonly among individuals of East Asian descent (summary by Wiszniewski et al., 2013).For a phenotypic description and a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of specific language impairment, see SLI1 (OMIM ).
Genes related to Specific Language Impairment 5; Sli5
Clinical FeaturesPhenotypes and symptoms related to Specific Language Impairment 5; Sli5
- Global developmental delay
- Abnormal facial shape
- Delayed speech and language development
- Autistic behavior
- Abnormality of the cerebral white matter
- Peripheral demyelination
- Language impairment
Incidence and onset information— Currently we don't have prevalence information about this disease (Not enough data available about incidence and published cases.)
— No data available about the known clinical features onset.
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Sources and references
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