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Chiari and Autism
I am Asperger and was recently diagnosed with Chiari malformation. I read somewhere on the net that the two might be related! I have an Asperger daughter as well should I ask my doctor to have her getting and MRI?

Anybody else who have a family member or are themself Asperger (or autiste) and Chiari who can share their experence with me?

Thank you.

Drew
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  Hi Drew...it is all still being researched as to how these are all related and or linked....but I am very curious as  I have a nephew that  has Aspbergers too, I also have a cousin that has spina bifida....I have family members with bipolar...an Aunt and 2 cousins, same side as the spina bifida cousin....

My nephew with Aspbergers has a brother with bad HA's which I can not get then to get him tested....but, when u have a family history and ne symptoms I feel it is wise to do.

  My Nephew with Aspbergers does not show signs of chiari like his brother does tho.....

   "selma"
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1755089 tn?1376057155
Thank to answer me. I'll keep doing reserches and as soon I have an apointment with my MD, I'm gonna ask her all kind of questions and tried to have my daughter tested.

I'm very woried, I can't wait to meet with the neurosurgeon. I'm gonna have to make a list of question to ask. Is there any one I should realy ask. If you can help me with this it would be very apreciated.

Thank,

Drew.
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