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At what age does boys with autism start showing signs of puberty?
15 doctors weighed in

Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
10 doctors agree
In brief: Same as all Boys
Having autism does, in no way, effect the onset of puberty.

In brief: Same as all Boys
Having autism does, in no way, effect the onset of puberty.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: Same as nonautistic
There is no difference in pubertal development between autistic and nonautistic patients.

In brief: Same as nonautistic
There is no difference in pubertal development between autistic and nonautistic patients.
Dr. Kevin Windisch
Dr. Kevin Windisch
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Normal
Patients with autism enter puberty at the same age as their peers, according to their genetic endowment.

In brief: Normal
Patients with autism enter puberty at the same age as their peers, according to their genetic endowment.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
In brief: Same as others
The age of puberty is not generally effected by autism, so it is comparable to those without autism.

In brief: Same as others
The age of puberty is not generally effected by autism, so it is comparable to those without autism.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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