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21 months baby's tongue is sticking out , not talking, and not walking

I have a 21 month old son the is not walking, not talking, and his tongue always is sticking out and he drools very heavily since birth . What can I do? His doctor has no concerns....
Asked On : Tue, 24 May 2011
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For many reasons this can be happen .without consulting a good homeopathic doctor it is very hard to correct your child's condition. meet a good homeopathic doctor in your area

Dr.Viraj Perera.
Answered: Thu, 26 May 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Some times due to delay mile stones one talks,walks a bit later than his normal age.
But as he keeps his tongue sticking out, there is possibility of having Tongue tie where tongue remains joined underneath.It requires small tongue release operation.
So consult pediatrician and discuss about delay mile stones and tongue tie problems.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Tue, 24 May 2011
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Pediatrician Dr. Jasbir S Chugh's  Response
Dear Adria
Your son has delayed milestones. There are many causes for it and common ones are Thyroid deficiency(Cretinism), Cereberal palsy and Down Syndrome.In order to ascertain the cause you must provide the details of his birth history and any problems associated with his birth like mode of delivery, delayed gasping and crying,jaundice, seizures or any post natal infection. If you can send a picture of his face and hands at my email address, I may be able to help you further.
Answered: Tue, 24 May 2011
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