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Anthony Osula
Anthony Osula, Doctor (non-pediatrics specialty)
Category: Paediatrics
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I worry about my son he is 2 years and half and i thik he is

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Hello, i worry about my son he is 2 years and half and i thik he is autic
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no
JA: Is there anything else the Expert should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No i just i am afraid
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Hello
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 8 days ago.

Thanks for using just answer, what are you concerned about specifically?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
About my son i am afraid he is autism
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 8 days ago.

Yes, I know But I need to know why is what I'm asking

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
He is 2 years and half he didnt speak he clap his hand all the time he didnt like playing to much with others
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
He didnt respond in his name
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 8 days ago.
it sounds like he shows some signs of autism but at that age difficult to diagnose till they're around 3 at least
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
what i have to do now
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 8 days ago.
I'll recommend seeing a health visitor or getting his GP to refer him to paediatric development clinic where he can be assessed and monitored to see if this is indeed autism
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Ok ,then thank you
Expert:  Anthony Osula replied 8 days ago.
If he goes to nursery, ask them to do a report on him also writing what they have noticed