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    Autism Spectrum Disorders Health Center

    Medical Reference Related to Autism

    1. Understanding Autism -- Diagnosis and Treatment

      WebMD explains the diagnosis and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders.

    2. 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.

    3. Autism - Symptoms

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

    4. Asperger's Syndrome - Treatment Overview

      Treatment for Asperger's syndrome strives to improve your child's abilities to interact with other people and thus to function effectively in society and be self - sufficient.

    5. Asperger's Syndrome - Symptoms

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

    6. Autism - Exams and Tests

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

    7. Asperger's Syndrome - Home Treatment

      Information on home treatment of Asperger's syndrome.

    8. 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.

    9. 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.

    10. 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.

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