ERIC Number: EJ259579
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
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Infantile Autism and the Temporal Lobe of the Brain.
Hetzler, Bruce E.; Griffin, Judith L.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v11 n3 p317-30 Sep 1981
Studies are reviewed that support the hypothesis that infantile autism results from a neuropathology of the temporal lobes of the brain. It is concluded that the main autistic symptoms are most consistent with a neurological model involving bilateral dysfunction of the temporal lobes. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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