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Many conditions can affect speech. In order to diagnose
stuttering in your child, the following conditions
will need to be ruled out as the primary cause:
Sometimes stuttering occurs along with another condition. In
these situations, a health professional will try to determine whether
stuttering is the primary or secondary problem. The following are speech
problems that may be confused with or occur along with stuttering:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSusan C. Kim, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerLouis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
Current as ofAugust 21, 2015
Current as of:
August 21, 2015
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
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