Not all dyslexics are created equal.

  title={Not all dyslexics are created equal.},
  author={William Ridder and Eric J Borsting and Malcolm Cooper and B McNeel and Eugene Huang},
  journal={Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry},
  volume={74 2},
BACKGROUND Dyslexia is a common disorder that has traditionally been treated as a homogeneous condition. However, recent evidence indicates that it is a heterogenous condition with several subtypes. For example, studies of the visual system indicate that not all dyslexics have a normal visual pathway. Approximately 75% have a processing deficit in the magnocellular pathway. Our previous study indicated that dysphoneidetic but not dyseidetic dyslexics exhibit a magnocellular pathway defect… CONTINUE READING

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