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08 November 2011

Autism or Asperger's?

An autism diagnosis means different things depending on who is doing the diagnosing, suggests a new study.

An autism diagnosis means different things depending on who is doing the diagnosing, suggests a new study.

That means that families of kids with an autism spectrum disorder should focus more on a kid's specific difficulties and strengths, rather than on a label, she said.

 
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