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Autism symptoms

Symptoms could include:

  • Disorders of Communication
  • Abnormal Behavior
  • Social Isolation
  • Social Withdrawal
  • Perseveration
  • Poor Eye Contact
  • Sensory Disorders
  • Body Rocking
  • Delayed Language Development
  • Repetitive Routines
  • Social Communication Disorder
  • Lack of Emotional Response
  • Childhood Social Withdrawal
  • Absent Or Abnormal Social Play
  • Social Estrangement
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Aggression
  • Tantrums
  • Alienation
  • Automatic Repetition of Words
  • Self-Injurious Behavior
  • Lacks Empathy
  • Biting Self
  • Head Rolling
  • Hitting Self
  • Feelings of Detachment
  • Disregard For Others
  • Sensory Agnosia
  • Impaired Abstract Thinking
  • Sensory Intolerance
  • Aimless Movement
  • Does Not Make Conversation
  • Flapping Movements of Hands
  • Communication disorders can affect how a person receives, sends, processes, and understands concepts.
  • According to the
  • Diarrhea is characterized by loose, watery stools or a frequent need to have a bowel movement. It usually lasts a few days and often disappears without any treatment.
  • Aggressive behavior is behavior that causes physical or emotional harm to others, or threatens to. It can range from verbal abuse to the destruction of a victim
  • Temper tantrums are emotional outbursts of anger and frustration. Tantrums typically begin at about 12-18 months and reach their peak during the "terrible twos."
  • People with echolalia repeat noises and phrases that they hear. Learn more about why this occurs.
  • Aimless movements can be a symptom of a primary or secondary movement disorder, side effect of a medication, psychiatric disturbance or dementia. Aimless or purposeless movement is therefore a significant symptom requiring evaluation by a physician to determine the origin of the problem.
    Date:November 30, 2007
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