Developmental delay with autism spectrum disorder and gait instability

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Developmental delay with autism spectrum disorder and gait instability

Synonyms: Developmental delay with ASD and gait instability

Developmental delay with autism spectrum disorder and gait instability is a rare genetic neurological disorder characterized by infant hypotonia and feeding difficulties global development delay mild to moderated intellectual disability delayed independent ambulation broad-based gait with arms upheld and flexed at the elbow with brisk walking or running and limited language skills. Behavior patterns are highly variable and range from sociable and affectionate to autistic behavior.

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Advocacy Organizations

FamilieSCN2A Foundation

We are an organization created by parents of children diagnosed with rare forms of Epilepsy and Autism as a result of a change in the SCN2A gene. Our vision is to find effective treatments and a cure for SCN2A related disorders. Our mission is to improve the lives of those affected by SCN2A related disorders through research, public awareness, family support and patient advocacy.

Helping Swans Co.

Promoting disability awareness and inclusion through education and support services. They highlight rare and undiagnosed diseases and provide initiatives in schools, hospitals, and other organizations to create a more inclusive world. The organization was founded by a disabled Latina mother of a rare child with autism, with a focus on diversity and underrepresented communities.

SCN2A Foundation

The SCN2A Foundation is a global initiative dedicated towards accelerating research and treatment for SCN2A. We plan to achieve this by building collaborative networks among the global research community, organizing resources, and strategically investing in highly focused research directed towards therapeutic development.

TRND Network

The TRND Network is dedicated to supporting patients and their loved ones by providing advocacy and support, advancing research, and creating collaboration between researchers and patients.

Clinical Trials

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