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.