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What are the causes of autism or how is it diagnosed to young children?

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Dr. James DuRant
Pediatrics

In brief: No known cause

There is currently no known cause.
A diagnosis is usually made after a psychiatrist or physician obtains a complete history and physical and bases the diagnosis on specific criteria. Often a test called the ados can provide further information in making the diagnosis.

In brief: No known cause

There is currently no known cause.
A diagnosis is usually made after a psychiatrist or physician obtains a complete history and physical and bases the diagnosis on specific criteria. Often a test called the ados can provide further information in making the diagnosis.
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