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24.80 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Low grade mental defective, July 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23

Scope and Contents

'Diagnosis: Mental deficiency. Straightforward mongol with a fair degree of backwardness. Was friendly, pleasantly noisy and very apparently of happy disposition. Siblings bright and normal. Mother was ill during pregnancy. Very often sick. Health otherwise good. Also worried because her children had fever during her pregnancy. Father, healthy, gamekeeper. No miscarriages or still births. No alcoholism in family. Good house, not overcrowded, clean - mother had a mania for cleanliness.'


  • Other: July 1947

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