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Is there a connection between aspergers and alzheimers?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Steinberg
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not directly

There is no evidence that folks with preexisting aurtism spectrum disorders are at higher risk of developing any form of dementia; there is a risk that is higher for downs syndrome however.

In brief: Not directly

There is no evidence that folks with preexisting aurtism spectrum disorders are at higher risk of developing any form of dementia; there is a risk that is higher for downs syndrome however.
Dr. Alan Steinberg
Dr. Alan Steinberg
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Connection

I could not find a connection between asperger's disorder and alzheimers disease.

In brief: Connection

I could not find a connection between asperger's disorder and alzheimers disease.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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