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Reduced writing ability in an individual of otherwise normal intellect. The cause of this disorder is still unknown, but there seems to be a link to trauma or a damaged parietal lobe.

Example: After undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery, an elementary school teacher has difficulty with simple writing tasks.

This website provides detailed information on this conditon: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/dysgraphia/dysgraphia.htm

APA Reference
Fournier, G. (2016). Dysgraphia. Psych Central. Retrieved on May 24, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/dysgraphia/