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Physical conditions affecting the brain that can be associated with autistic spectrum disorders

There is a number of conditions of this kind that can occur together with autistic spectrum disorders. Just a few examples are:

If a child or adult has one of these conditions together with an autistic spectrum disorder, the physical condition should have appropriate treatment. 

The autistic spectrum disorder requires the type of treatment, education and other services as for any autistic spectrum disorder occurring on its own.

Written by Lorna Wing
Consultant Psychiatrist

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