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Can the symptoms of add, if undiagnosed and untreated cause autism?

11 doctors weighed in
6 doctors agree

In brief: No

Untreated add will not lead to autism.
Certainly signs of autism maybe confused with add or adhd.

In brief: No

Untreated add will not lead to autism.
Certainly signs of autism maybe confused with add or adhd.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Suspicion of each and probability probably vary with age as well. My 12 year old was labeled ADHD, but with follow up turned out to be usng drugs.
Dr. Jeff Jacobs
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
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