drupal analytics

Diseases » Autism





Autistic disorder (autism) is a neurological developmental disorder that usually appears during the first three years of life. A child with autism appears to live in his/her own world, showing little interest in others, and a lack of social awareness. An autistic child is a regular habit includes an interest in repeating peculiar behaviors. Autistic children often have problems in communication, avoid eye contact, and show limited attachment to others. Autism can prevent a child from forming relationships with others. A child with autism may resist cuddling, play alone, be resistant to change, and/or have delayed speech development.

Types:

• Classic autism

• Asperger Disorder 

• Childhood Disintegrative Disorder

• Pervasive Developmental Disorder


  Images




Disease Statistics

Disease
Type  
Year

autism   Related Questions

My son is having shivering for 2 to 3 minutes when he gets up in the morning. Wi ...
Dear Doctor, I heard Oxytocin spray help very much in autism child,is it true?p ...
Dear Doctor, My son is mild autistic,9 years old,at present he is taking medici ...
My daughter aged about 6 years has been diagnosed with Autism (PDD) at the age o ...
my son is autistic.he is 14 yrs old/56kg. he has episodes of mood disorder(self ...
My son is 9 years old and he is mild autistic,he is taking AXEPTA 40 mg,RISCON P ...
Sir, Is there any test to be done before conceiving, as the Ist child is autist ...
Dear Doctor, My son is a autistic child,he was taking Donepezil 10 mg for last ...
Dear doctor, my son is 5 years old. He has symptoms of autism. He is also hyper ...
Is there any test by which we can detect autism during pragnancy ? ...

  Diseases List

 e-Consult   


 Sponsored Products

  Health Info

  Find a Doctor