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Can patients (age 12) with autism and seizure disorder experience gains in cognitive and social function post seizure activity?

29 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
12 doctors agree

In brief: Seizure/Autism

Sure.

In brief: Seizure/Autism

Sure.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology
7 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

I see this quite often in my practice.

In brief: Yes

I see this quite often in my practice.
Dr. Eric Weisman
Dr. Eric Weisman
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

yes.with proper therapy it is sometimes possible to see therapy.
there are no "magic" cures such as diet or vitamins

In brief: Yes

yes.with proper therapy it is sometimes possible to see therapy.
there are no "magic" cures such as diet or vitamins
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Krishna Anand
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

Autism has broad spectrum of disease presentation ,thus it is possible to gain in social function and cognitive function after seizure activity .

In brief: Possible

Autism has broad spectrum of disease presentation ,thus it is possible to gain in social function and cognitive function after seizure activity .
Dr. Krishna Anand
Dr. Krishna Anand
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Dr. Norma jo Waxman
Please have your child evaluated by a program or an expert that deals extensively with autism. University host opals often have special programs that can maximize your holds cognitive abilities
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: Anything is possible

That is not a common finding. But it certainly is possible.

In brief: Anything is possible

That is not a common finding. But it certainly is possible.
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
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Dr. Eric Weisman
Identifying a seizure disorder leads to treatment and with that improved cognitive and social function
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