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Autism

What are the different forms of autism?

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2009-07-08 18:49:25

The diagnostic criteria change periodically. It must be

remembered that autism falls on a spectrum, ranging from very

serious cases to very mild. Everyone is different. The three most

commonly discussed types of autism are classic autism, Asperger's

disorder and PDD-NOS, which stands for pervasive developmental

disorder-not otherwhise specified.


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