Savant syndrome (formerly called idiot savant syndrome) refers to an exceedingly rare but remarkable condition in which persons with severe mental handicaps have some isolated but spec...
Below normal intelligence combined with a special talent or ability in a specific area.
Also known as autistic savant or idiot savant.
Children who display savant syndrome have traditi...
The idiot savant is an extraordinary being. He challenges our very definition of intelligence and ignorance through his extraordinary abilities. The musical savant especially causes several questio...