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My 4 month old son has lissencephaly. What are the best possible ways to help his development starting now? Physical and mental?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Seek help now: Get him started in physical and occupational therapy. He will need further help as he gets older. Good luck!
Answered on Mar 29, 2015

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Needs neurologist: Yes, with his condition he should be under the care of a neurologist, prefebly at a children's teaching hospital.

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