Instrument Variable Name: VSLLGDG
What diagnoses or reasons were you told caused your problems using or understanding words or sentences?
*Enter all that apply, separate with commas.
01 Hearing loss or deafness
02 Genetic syndrome: Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, etc.
03 Intellectual disability, also known as mental retardation
04 Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
05 Developmental Language–Learning Disorder (e.g., Specific Language Impairment (SLI), learning disability, or dyslexia)
06 Other developmental delay
07 Head injury, traumatic brain injury (TBI)
09 Dementia or other neurological cause (Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, etc.)
10 Prescription medication or drugs
99 Don't Know
UniverseText: Sample adults 18+ who have ever had a diagnosis for a language problem that lasted a week or longer
(1-11,R,D) if VSLVYR=1 or VSLSWYR=1 or VSLSPYR=1 or VSLLGYR=1 [goto VSLVDYS, VSLSWDYS, VSLSPDYS, VSLLGDYS series; else goto VSLINTYR]