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Autism Spectrum Disorders Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Autism

  1. Understanding Autism -- Prevention

    Learn more from WebMD about preventing autism.

  2. Understanding Autism -- Diagnosis and Treatment

    WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders.

  3. Understanding Autism -- the Basics

    WebMD provides an overview of autism spectrum disorders, including causes.

  4. Understanding Autism -- Symptoms

    WebMD's guide to the symptoms of autism.

  5. Rett Syndrome

    WebMD explains what causes Rett syndrome, a rare form of autism that affects only girls. Plus, here you'll learn about the symptoms and treatments as well as what to expect if your child has Rett syndrome.

  6. Rett Syndrome

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Rett Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  7. Autism - Symptoms

    People with autism have some varying core symptoms in the areas of social interactions and relationships.

  8. Asperger's Syndrome - Exams and Tests

    Asperger's syndrome is a developmental condition in which people have difficulties understanding how to interact socially. A diagnosis is best made with input from parents, doctors, teachers, and other caregivers who know or who have observed the child.

  9. Autism - Treatment Overview

    WebMD provides in-depth autism treatment information including behavioral therapy, speech therapy, medications, physical therapy, alternative therapies, and support from family and friends.

  10. Asperger's Syndrome - Topic Overview

    Asperger's syndrome is a developmental disorder in which people have severe difficulties understanding how to interact socially.

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