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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
See below: 1-2% incidence in the US for autism. 6% incidence for the full spectrum of PDD. Check my health tips on PDD. See http://www.Nimh.Nih.Gov/health/topi ... Read More
Dr. Jonathan Megerian
27 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Many Factors: The chance of a child having autism depends on family history. The chance of having a first child is overall about 1 in 110. If you have already hav ... Read More
Dr. Carlos Barrios
22 years experience Child Psychiatry
Stats: The general odds currently stand at 1 out of every 68 children born for autism spectrum for the latest year of prevalence data collected which was 201 ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
PDD-NOS: The diagnostic and statistical manual iv-text revision defines pervasive developmental disorder as having some, but not all, of the criteria for autis ... Read More
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Dr. Ernest Bordini
31 years experience Clinical Psychology
Unclear qustion: Not sure what the question here is: but basic information on autism spectrum disorder can be found here: http://cpancf.Com/autismspectrumdisorder.As ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Jacobs
21 years experience Child Psychiatry
Sometimes: Children who go on to develop autism can experience an acceleration in the growth of head circumference around 6 to 12 months of age. Not that their h ... Read More
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Dr. Marilyn Vache
44 years experience Psychiatry
In some boys.: Several studies have associated regression and enlarged head size in boys with autism. No one fully understands this, though there is increasing evide ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Pollard
29 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Unless there is an underlying case of macrocephaly from hydrocephalus the "standard" autistic child has a smiler size head to anyone else.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience Psychiatry
PDD spectrum : Autism spectrum still fascinates us as neuroscientist and we just met as a group at onemindforresearch at tom hanks who still loves his role as forres ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Yes: See info below: autism developmental skills assessment - bridges educational corp autism developmental skill assessment: the brigance : provides d ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Routine : Ad kids thrive on regularity and routine. When this is disrupted, they act out. If you understand this about their world view, you'll be much more a ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Autistic Spectrum : Disorder is now the sole diagnosis for a neurodevelopmental disorder with deficits in reciprocal social interaction & social communication + repet ... Read More
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Dr. Robert GalatzerLevy
49 years experience Child Psychiatry
Depends on child : There is no general answer to this question. Occupational therapists experience with autism are your best resource.
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Dr. Michael Blum
47 years experience Pediatrics
Redirection: As with most kids, trying to change what is happening at the moment by directing the child to do something different. We too often yell at kids for ba ... Read More
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