Compounding Conditions

Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood is considered a medically complex disorder by itself.  Yet many AHC patients are also diagnosed with additional conditions that may result in an increase of physical and functional disabilities requiring a multidisciplinary team to achieve the best outcome.  A few of the most common conditions are discussed below.


i.      AHC and Dystonia

ii.     AHC and Epilepsy

iv.    AHC and Behavior

v.     AHC and Autism

vi.    AHC and Psychiatric disorders

vii.   Autonomic Dysfunction

viii. Mitochondrial Disorders

In the coming months please check back for information compiled from professionals regarding compounding conditions.

We appreciate your patience and look forward to providing this valuable, practical information in 2015.