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The Neuropsychiatry of Autism and Asperger's Disorder: Review of the Literature and Case Reports

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  07 November 2014

Abstract

The literature on neuropsychiatric, neuropsychological, and neuroimaging findings in autism and Asperger's disorder is briefly reviewed. Neurological soft sign, neuropsychological, and positron-emission tomography findings in one patient with Asperger's disorder and one patient with autism are highlighted, discussed as examples of heterogeneity, and integrated with the relevant literature.

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