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Autism or Asperger's? It might depend on your doctor

Autism or Asperger's? It might depend on your doctor

Source: Reuters

Dr. Bryan King, director of the Seattle Children's Autism Center, comments on a new study finding that an autism diagnosis means different things depending on who is doing the diagnosing. Researchers found that clinics varied in what skills and behaviors they considered when evaluating kids with an autism spectrum disorder and deciding where on that spectrum they fell.