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autistic problems

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • December 18, 2006
  • 11:21 AM

i live with an autistic 30 year old male and in the past 2-5 years he has slowly developed severl systoms including swolen feet with frail skin in the swolen area that has lead to ruptured surface blood veins on occasion and a yellowish tinge to the skin he used to be 300+ pounds now he in the last year has droped down to 180ish and is now loseing control of his bowel movements and has been moved in to depends oh and his toe nails fold up on themselves he african american to if that matters at all

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  • Please have his liver checked thoroughly! The yellowing of the skin and the swelling of the ankles is a very good indication that there is something going on in the liver.
    Anonymous 42,789 Replies
    • December 18, 2006
    • 03:59 PM
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