A 40-year-old member asked:
what are the differences and/or similarities between asperger's and pdd?
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Dr. William Holmes answered
33 years experience Child Psychiatry
Same Cateogry: The term pdd (pervasive developmental disorder) is the name for what is often called autism or autistic disorder. Asperger's syndrome has some of the features of autism, but to a milder and less disabling extent.
Answered on May 14, 2014
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