2023 journal article

Case report: Substantial improvement of autism spectrum disorder in a child with learning disabilities in conjunction with treatment for poly-microbial vector borne infections

FRONTIERS IN PSYCHIATRY, 14.

By: A. Offutt & E. Breitschwerdt n 

co-author countries: United States of America πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
author keywords: tics; infections; Bartonella; Lyme; PANS; OCD; autism; ADHD
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Added: September 18, 2023

Poly-microbial vector-borne infections may have contributed to neuropsychiatric symptoms in a boy diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Targeted antimicrobial treatment resulted in substantial improvement in cognitive (such as learning disabilities, focus, concentration) and neurobehavioral (such as oppositional, defiant, anti-social, disordered mood, immaturity, tics) symptoms.