The diagnostic category pervasive developmental disorders (PDD), as opposed
to specific developmental disorders (SDD), refers to a group of five disorders ...
The term "pervasive developmental disorders," also called PDDs, refers to a
group of conditions that involve delays in the development of many basic skills.
Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDD) information sheet compiled by NINDS
, the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
Definition: According to the National Institutes of Health, "The diagnostic category of pervasive developmental disorders
(PDD) refers to a group of disorders
characterized by delays in the development of socialization and communication skills." In fact, that group of... More »
As an Autism Speaks spokesperson, Kerry Magro produces “Kerry's Korner,” an
ongoing video series on YouTube. Kerry was diagnosed with PDD-NOS at age ...
Read about pervasive development disorder (PDD) causes, signs, symptoms,
diagnosis facts and treatment of developmental delays. Autism, Asperger's ...
Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS) is a '
subthreshold' condition in which some - but not all - features of autism or another
PDD-NOS is a developmental disorder on the autism spectrum that is often
referred to as atypical autism. According to a new poll released by the CDC,
about 1 ...
Pervasive Developmental Disorders are neurologically-based, medical disorders
that are not caused by errors in parenting, a specific environmental toxin, poor ...