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Physically grownup, mentally ill,

hi doc this is about a kid who is 5yr old but his mental status is null. i mean his physically grownup but not mentally. what can we do for him to make him narmal please help mr for this. bhavna
Asked On : Mon, 26 Mar 2012
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Dear Bavna.
Sorry to hear that.

But you should understand that there are many causes for this problem.. few of them could be treatable.

We need to know exact history like
how was the delivery conducted.
Post delivery baby was fine or not.

Did he/she cried immediately after birth?
Any history of prolonged infection.. or any history of meningitis.
Any history of trauma.
Any similar family history.

Apart from all this we can get her brain imaging done to find any structural abnormaly.

I wish your child a happy life.

Dr Anshul MD
Answered: Thu, 7 Nov 2013
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