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how common is aspergers?

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Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Read Temple Grandin: Excellent books are available. Read thinking in pictures and the way i see it. Also read the curious incident of the dog in the night time. More intense would be oliver sacks an anthropologist on mars.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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