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A 44-year-old male asked:

My child is 5 years old he has school fear and reapiting common question again and again like my hand is dirty, this pencil is mine etc.

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Evaluation needed: Please ask your pediatrician if he/she feels your child should see a psychologist for evaluation and testing with an eye toward the autism spectrum.
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