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Acquired childhood aphasia diffeneshan tipes couses assesment?

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Loss of receptive &

Expressive language in children ~ age 3-10.
Different than regressive autism, landau-kleffner syndrome has a continuous epileptic pattern on eeg in slow-wave sleep. 80% have clinical seizures, also behavior problems & inattention.Assessed by ped. Neurologists, ped. Neuropsychologists, & speech/language pathologists. Cause unknown. Treatment: anti-epileptic meds. Other types of aca exist.

In brief: Loss of receptive &

Expressive language in children ~ age 3-10.
Different than regressive autism, landau-kleffner syndrome has a continuous epileptic pattern on eeg in slow-wave sleep. 80% have clinical seizures, also behavior problems & inattention.Assessed by ped. Neurologists, ped. Neuropsychologists, & speech/language pathologists. Cause unknown. Treatment: anti-epileptic meds. Other types of aca exist.
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Dr. Johanna Fricke
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