Persistent developmental stuttering

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What is persistent developmental stuttering?

Stuttering is a complex speech disorder of unknown etiology, although there are indications that stuttering has a genetic basis. Developmental stuttering is stuttering that originates when a child is learning to speak and develops as the child matures into adulthood.

Common symptoms reported by people with persistent developmental stuttering

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Treatments taken by people with persistent developmental stuttering

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Who has persistent developmental stuttering on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 6
40s 1
50s 1
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 9
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 2
Not Diagnosed 2

These charts show data from persistent developmental stuttering patients who have completed their condition history
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