, Volume 9, Issue 1–3, pp 143–147 | Cite as

Dialysable lymphocyte extract (DLyE) in infantile onset autism: A pilot study

  • H. H. Fudenberg


40 infantile autistic patients were studied. They ranged from 6 years to 15 years of age at entry. 22 were cases of classical infantile autism; whereas 18 lacked one or more clinical defects associated with infantile autism (“pseudoautism”). Of the 22 with classic autism, 21 responded to transfer factor (TF) treatment by gaining at least 2 points in symptoms severity score average (SSSA); and 10 became normal in that they were main-streamed in school and clinical characteristics were fully normalized. Of the 18 remaining, 4 responded to TF, some to other therapies. After cessation of TF therapy, 5 in the autistic group and 3 of the pseudo-autistic group regressed, but they did not drop as low as baseline levels.

Key words

Autism dialysable lymphocyte extract transfer factor 



Alzheimer’s Disease


chronic fatigue immune dysregulation syndrome


dialysable leucocyte extract


dialysable lymphocyte extract


pseudo-autistic syndrome


symptoms severity score average


transfer factor


true autistic


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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. H. Fudenberg
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  1. 1.Neuro ImmunoTherapeutics Research FoundationSpartanburgUSA

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