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What are signs of a child becoming autistic after a flu illness?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine

In brief: Variable

We have reason to believe that one or more "stress factors" like flu and even vaccination can tip the balance of genetic risk.
The symptoms are very variable e.g. Sudden loss of speech, bizarre behavior, changes in bowel activity, flapping of hands, sound sensitivity etc.

In brief: Variable

We have reason to believe that one or more "stress factors" like flu and even vaccination can tip the balance of genetic risk.
The symptoms are very variable e.g. Sudden loss of speech, bizarre behavior, changes in bowel activity, flapping of hands, sound sensitivity etc.
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