What causes stuttering?

PLoS Biol. 2004 Feb;2(2):E46. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0020046. Epub 2004 Feb 17.

Abstract

The mystery of a sometimes debilitating speech disorder is examined by cognitive neuroscientists

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Brain / physiology
  • Brain Mapping
  • Cognition Disorders / complications
  • Ethnic Groups / statistics & numerical data
  • Functional Laterality
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Learning Disabilities / complications
  • Prevalence
  • Stuttering / epidemiology
  • Stuttering / etiology*
  • Stuttering / genetics
  • Stuttering / physiopathology*
  • United States / epidemiology