A 3.2 yr old child was brought to the consultation from the interiors of India. The child was diagnosed with Autism at the age of 3 years. He was in the range of moderate to severe range of Autism. Along with this he also had severe iron deficiency anemia and congenital heart deformity was also present.
The child was having severe sensory symptoms. The child puts all the things in his mouth and will also lick everything. Apart from this he puts his hands behind his ears and makes a specific noise. He also likes to touch his eyelashes constantly.The other symptoms which were of great concern to the parents were:
The child is very attached with his mother and will only sleep if his mother is around otherwise he will not sleep. If he doesn't get what he wants, he will get angry and will bite anyone, pulls his hair. There is marked fear when he has to walk on the road and while ascending the stairs, will need support of someone to go upstairs.Mile stones:
The patient shows persistent improvement in all the spheres. The cognitive skills improved, comprehension has improved, and behavioral and sensory issues have reduced. The child now plays with children and shows emotional need and expresses them. With the right Homeopathic treatment for autism above results were achieved.