Diagnosing autism spectrum disorder

Diagnosing autism ASD (autism spectrum disorder) is a heterogeneous condition with no single pathognomonic feature or specific diagnostic test. Diagnosis can be challenging as affected individuals display variation in the degree of behavioural severity, language and intellectual abilities. Moreover, their behavioural profiles are likely to change with age and cooccurring problems and co-morbidities are common. … Continue reading “Diagnosing autism spectrum disorder”