VCFS, Autism, and Sensory Processing Disorder

Erin - posted on 06/03/2010 ( 4 moms have responded )




Is there anyone out there with children that have all 3 of these? My 2 year old does and I was wondering how common it is. Also, I need help!!!


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Karen - posted on 05/29/2012




My daughter has all three plus more fun. I thought that she her "issues" were due to her intellectual disabilities but after several doctors and behavior specialists told that these were separate disorders and she had all three. Who knew?! She is being followed by the geneticists at CHOP and they may be able to help you. Take care.

Meredith - posted on 11/17/2010




We have 2 of the three but like everyone else i suspect but they say delays

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I am also wondering the same thing. My son (will be two in 3 weeks) has also been diagnosed with all three as well as apraxia.Some of his therapists believe that his "autistic-like" behaviors stem from his dealing with setbacks from VCFS, and not actual autism, so I don't know. The doctor who diagnosed him says she's sure as rain that he is autistic. He also has two other genetic anomolies, and I don't know which genes are contributing to what...

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