Symptoms & Signs
- Errors in grammar and punctuation
- Poor handwriting
- Poor spelling
Diagnosis & Tests
Other causes of learning disabilities must be ruled out before the diagnosis can be confirmed.
Disorder of written expression : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors
Disorder of written expression : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests
Disorder of written expression : Treatment
Review Date : 10/18/2008
Reviewed By : David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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