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Medical Reference Related to Autism

  1. 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.

  2. Autism - Home Treatment

    WebMD describes different home treatments for autism, including finding child care, accepting support from others, and managing symptoms of autism in your child.

  3. Autism - Exams and Tests

    WebMD provides information about autism tests and exams, including screening, that can help doctors diagnose autism early in children.

  4. Autism - Symptoms

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

  5. Autism - Topic Overview

    WebMD provides information to your family about dealing with autism and answers common autism concerns including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments for autism.

  6. 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.

  7. 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. ...

  8. Asperger's Syndrome - Home Treatment

    Information on home treatment of Asperger's syndrome.

  9. 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.

  10. Asperger's Syndrome - Symptoms

    Although there are many possible symptoms of Aspergers syndrome, the main symptom is severe trouble with social situations.

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