The neuropsychiatry of autism and Asperger's disorder: Review of the literature and case reports

Bonnie R. Aronowitz, Concetta Decaria, Andrea Allen, Nicola Weiss, Audrey Saunders, Lisa Margolin, Serge Mosovich, Montebuchs Baum, Eric Hollander

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-60
Number of pages18
JournalCNS spectrums
Volume2
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1997
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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