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(psychiatry) an abnormal absorption with the self

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Autism is a group of neurodevelopmental abnormalities originating from early childhood and is classified into different diagnostic groups, including autistic disorder, Asperger syndrome, atypical autism or autism-like condition, Rett syndrome, and childhood disintegrative disorder.
Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a set of complex neurodevelopment disorders that include autistic disorder, Asperger disorder, and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified.
Based on DSMIV-R, autistic disorder is one of the common diseases during growth that was appeared by constant destruction in social communications, communication deviation and so on.
In West syndrome, autistic disorder is observed with a high rate which can not be ignored.
Now called autistic disorder, the requirements for diagnosis are much more complex.
Over the follow-up period, 114 children were diagnosed with autistic disorder, 56 with Asperger syndrome, and 100 with pervasive developmental disorder--not otherwise specified, all of which fall under the umbrella of autism spectrum disorders.
In addition to the broader category of ASD, we also evaluated autistic disorder and ASD with regression.
The DSM-5 also will allow patients with autistic disorder to be diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); the DSM-IV specifies that such a dual diagnosis is not made.
The adjusted OR for autistic disorder in children of folic acid users was 0.
Maternal use of folic acid supplements around the time of conception was associated with a lower risk of autistic disorder, the most severe form of autism spectrum disorders, in the children, according to a Norwegian study.
Maternal use of folic add supplements around the time of conception was associated with a lower risk of autistic disorder, the most severe form of autism spectrum disorders, in the children, according to a Norwegian study.
There are currently no FDA approved medications for the treatment of a core aspect of Autistic Disorder such as repetitive behaviors and there remains a clear unmet medical need.
People with autistic disorder typically face significant language delays, social and communication challenges, and display unusual behaviors and interests.
Autism or autistic disorder is a severe and lifetime developmental disability that is characterised by major impairment in mutual social interactions, communication skills, and repetitive patterns of interest or behaviours [Bertrand et al.
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