ComplicationsBy Mayo Clinic staff
Dysarthria can lead to a number of complications, including:
- Communication problems. Dysarthria may make it difficult for others to understand you when you speak, decreasing your ability to communicate effectively.
- Social difficulty. The communication problems caused by dysarthria may affect your relationships with family and friends and can make social situations challenging.
- Depression. In some people, dysarthria may lead to social isolation and depression.
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