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Is there some sort of link between Asperger syndrome and stuttering?

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Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: No

No link at all betwen these two disorders, although individuals with asperger's syndrome also may stutter. Stuttering is often inherited, but the genetics are completely unrelated to autism and related disorders.

In brief: No

No link at all betwen these two disorders, although individuals with asperger's syndrome also may stutter. Stuttering is often inherited, but the genetics are completely unrelated to autism and related disorders.
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