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Doctor insights on: Aspbergers Syndrome Symptoms

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What to do if I have a non verbal learning disorder coupled with ADHD and aspbergers syndrome?

What to do if I have a non verbal learning disorder coupled with ADHD and aspbergers syndrome?

NVLD vs. Asperger's: You certainly have a difficult combination. Asperger's disorder is an anxiety disorder with weak social pragmatics and weakness of the right hemisphere. The symptoms overlap with nvld. Adhd is an independent variable. Neuropsychological testing can help define the areas in need of assistance. Treatment for the anxiety may improve social skills and attention ability. ...Read more

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As a male adult, what is the best way that I can determine if I am afflicted with aspbergers?

As a male adult, what is the best way that I can determine if I am afflicted with aspbergers?

Select right doctor: I see a lot of individuals with aspergers syndrome in my practice. It is often misdiagnosed or completely missed. Symtoms comes in wide spectrum. I would recommend you to see either psychiatrist or psychologist who has experience diagnosing and treating aspergers. Management typically depends on severity of social impairment. Behavioral therpay and/or medication found to be useful. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with aspbergers. What is that and how is it treated? Can I function like others?

I was diagnosed with aspbergers. What is that and how is it treated? Can I function like others?

Just diagnosed...: ...at age 36? Usually it is diagnosed in childhood or adolescence. Asperger's is a type of autism with normal intelligence and language development. People with Asperger's have a difficult time relating to other people (the very definition of autism) and stereotyped interests or behavior. Asperger's is no longer a separate diagnosis in the DSM-5 and is now part of "autism spectrum disorder". ...Read more

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Is there any way to be tested for autism/aspbergers?

Start with primary: It would be unlikely to make it to your age and not have been diagnosed but i would start with your primary physician. A conversation with them can help point you in the correct direction if needed or reassure you if there does not seem to be a need. Autism spectrum disorders are neurodevelopmental which means they present early in life and do not develop as adult. ...Read more

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Are aspbergers and schizophrenia related to one another?

Can coexist: They are not the same disorder and very few patients with asperger's or any autism spectrum disorder will develop schizophrenia. There does however seem to be an increased incidence over the general population. As we learn more about genetics and the effect of the environment of genetic expression we will have more information on shared genetic susceptibilities. ...Read more

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Are there any programs in u.S. To help young adult aspbergers patients master skills for healthy living? Health, socialization, self care, work, etc?

Are there any programs in u.S. To help young adult aspbergers patients master skills for healthy living?  Health, socialization, self care, work, etc?

Yes: Most all very serious, long standing or non-curable, genetic, even uncommon conditions have support groups and links for help. Are we not blessed and cursed with the age of the internet and technology ? Start with aspergersyndrome.Org. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of sjögren’s syndrome?

What are the symptoms of sjögren’s syndrome?

Dry eyes, mouth +: You may wish to consult: www.Sjogrens.Org/ for additional information. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of Asperger s syndrome in youth?

What are the symptoms of Asperger s syndrome in youth?

Autism spectrum D/O: Significant difficulties on social interaction, restricted of repeat stove pattern of behavior and interest , with reservation of linguistic and cognitive development. ...Read more

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What is Asperger s syndrome symptoms that appear first?

Aspergers: First know what aspergers is. Watch this first. Autism spectrum and aspergers in 8 mins. Check it! http://youtu.Be/xg1ngp1ngds. ...Read more

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What symptoms do people with behcet’s syndrome usually have?

What symptoms do people with behcet’s syndrome usually have?

Inflammation: The classic three findings are ulcers in the mouth, genital ulcers, and inflammation of the eyes. The eyes can be inflammed from front to back. The inflammation of the retinal blood vessels is most harmful and can cause permanent vision loss. Behcet's disease should be treated promptly, ideally by a uveitis specialist if you have one in your area. ...Read more

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