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Autism Spectrum Disorder

Classification: Neurodevelopmental Disorder

ICD-9-CM Code: 299.0

ICD-10-CM Code: F84.0

Symptoms: A group of neurodevelopmental disorders affecting behavior and social communication.

Types:

  • Autism
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified

Usual Onset: Early Childhood

Comorbidity: Seizure disorder, tuberous sclerosis, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, Williams syndrome, Angelman syndrome, anxiety disorders, depression

Gender Ratio: Male > Female

Treatments:

  • Special Education
  • Behavior Therapy
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy

Synonyms: N/A

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