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Autism: There is no proven medicine for the autism per se. Associated conditions such as attention deficit disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder are trea ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Depends: Every child with autism responds differently to medications. Your doctor is the best guide to what will help your child's autism. The common medicatio ... Read More
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Dr. Grace Ho
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Hard to say: Depends on what and how many instruments the doctor use and how many hours the insurance company is willing to reimburse. Ranged from 4 to 12 hours a ... Read More
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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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See below: Some signs maybe observable in infancy. An infant that does not enjoy being held or enjoy being comforted, maybe displaying early signs. However, thos ... Read More
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
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Each can be ....: Diagnosed by specific blood tests.
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Less than: 10%, but statistics mean little if your next child is one of that 10%!
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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
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Good question: I do wish i could be definite; however there is much not understood about the ''chances''. A persistent difficulty is the widening range of autistic s ... Read More
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Dr. David Namerow
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Slight risk: We do not understand the genetic mechanisms for autism. We do know that there is an increased risk in families with a history of autism. However, s ... Read More
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Dr. Melissa Gowans
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HigherRiskofAutism: There is a genetic component to autism so we know that there is an increase risk of siblings also being autistic. http://www.autismspeaks.org/science ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
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Same as population: The cited risks in the general population run from ~1/60 to 1/88. The actual figures per person are hard to factor but in cases where no additional ca ... Read More
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