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Is high functioning autism degenerative?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
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In brief: Generally not

Individuals with high functioning autism often show improvement over time and have symptoms that overlap with asperger's disorder.

In brief: Generally not

Individuals with high functioning autism often show improvement over time and have symptoms that overlap with asperger's disorder.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
This is correct. It si not a neurodegenerative disorder.
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