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Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Dyspraxia: Developmental dyspraxia is a disorder characterized by an impairment in the ability to plan and carry out sensory and motor tasks. Generally, individu ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
51 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Depends: Dyspraxias are difficulties in planning/executing complicated, multistep activities. Breaking the skill into component parts and getting help from a t ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: Apraxia is difficulty forming sounds into words. The reason for developmental apraxia is unclear. It is not caused by weak muscles. Your child may be ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
31 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Dyspraxia: problems with movement & coordination. Aka "motor learning disability". Those with dyspraxia find it hard to carry out smooth & coordinate ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Autism effects speech, cognition, and socialization. Speech apraxia/dyspraxia only effects speech.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
FAS or ISAM: A child can be born with injury to the brain. As the child grows, the head and brain do not grow well. This results in microcephaly. Seizures may d ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
See neurologist: The EEG does not explain speech disorders, you must see your pediatrician or neurologist for an evaluation.Family history, other medical conditions, b ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
22 years experience Pediatrics
Not possible: Do not think it is possible to be able to attribute this to the vacuum, it could be a different reason
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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