Saturday, November 15, 2008

Asperger's diagnosis often overlooked in girls

Girls with Asperger's syndrome frequently go undiagnosed into adulthood because their symptoms are less obvious, autism experts say. Although girls with Asperger's are still unaware of others' feelings, they seem to have a stronger desire to connect with others and a wider range of obsessive interests than boys with the disorder. Newsweek

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