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Is dyscalculia a specific learning disability?

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May 20, 2010 1:41AM

Yes. Dyscalculia[p] or math disability is a specific learning disability or difficulty involving innate difficulty in learning or comprehending mathematics. It is akin to dyslexiaand can include confusion about math symbols. Dyscalculia can also occur as the result of some types of brain injury.

From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dyscalculia