When he was 8, his head-banging was severe enough to cause significant damage. … "He had a retinal detachment caused by head-banging, and he ultimately lost his left eye," she said. … Although he has dealt with learning difficulties and problems with head-banging, he is able to hold down a job of sorts.
A few people with severe Tourette syndrome demonstrate self-harming behaviors such as lip and cheek biting and headbanging against hard objects. … A few patients with TS demonstrate self-harming behaviours such as lip and cheek biting and headbanging. … Self-harming behaviours such as headbanging occur in about 3 in 10 children with Tourette's syndrome.
banging the floor, really naughty behaviour, he is constantly thirsty, has about 4 full nappies every day, partially digested food, really greasy and really foul smelling … […] months) My toddler has had about 12 months of diahrrea, i have been to the doc's loads of times but they have fobbed me off, we had months of screaming all day and all night, head
Some also show signs of repetitive behavior like headbanging. … Stereotyped body movements (for example, hand flicking or twisting, spinning, head-banging, complex whole-body movements); 2. … This person may headbang, scratch until blood is drawn, scream instead of speaking in a normal tone, or bring everything into close visual range.
[…] expressive language • Clumsiness (falls or trips often) • Improper use of pronouns, statements, and questions • Unusual tone or rhythm of speech • Self Injurious Behavior (head … banging, scratching/biting self) • Frequently makes irrelevant remarks • Difficulty with abstract language and concepts • Be preoccupied with one or only a few narrow interests … The three-year old remains withdrawn and socially detached, and may engage in rocking, headbanging, hand flapping or finger flicking.