Hyperlexia in Spanish-speaking children: report of 2 cases from Colombia, South America.

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Hyperlexia is a condition rarely reported in Spanish-speaking children, characterized by the ability to recognize written words without formal training. We present two unrelated autistic children with hyperlexia from Colombia (South America) who were followed for 8 years with formal neuropsychological evaluations of language, motor skills, visual perception… (More)

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@article{TaleroGutirrez2006HyperlexiaIS, title={Hyperlexia in Spanish-speaking children: report of 2 cases from Colombia, South America.}, author={Claudia Talero-Guti{\'e}rrez}, journal={Journal of the neurological sciences}, year={2006}, volume={249 1}, pages={39-45} }