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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autism

Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by impaired social interaction, impaired verbal and non-verbal communication, and restricted and ...

www.autismspeaks.org/what-autism

Autism, or autism spectrum disorder, refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal ...

www.autismspeaks.org/what-autism/symptoms

What Are the Symptoms of Autism? Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are characterized by social-interaction difficulties, communication challenges and a ...

www.autism-society.org/what-is

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental disability; signs typically appear during early childhood and affect a person's ability to communicate ...

medlineplus.gov/autismspectrumdisorder.html

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a neurological and developmental disorder that begins early in childhood and lasts throughout a person's life. It affects how a  ...

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/autism-spectrum-disorders-asd/index.shtml

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is the name for a group of developmental disorders. ASD includes a wide range, “a spectrum,” of symptoms, skills, and levels of ...

www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Autism-Spectrum-Disorder-Fact-Sheet

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) refers to a group of complex neurodevelopment disorders characterized by repetitive and characteristic patterns of behavior and ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/info/autism

Mar 30, 2016 ... Autism is known as a complex developmental disability. Experts believe that Autism presents itself during the first three years of a person's life.

www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/Autism

General information about autism spectrum disorders: autism symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and additional resources.