ERIC Number: EJ432825
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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A Prospective Case Report of Infantile Autism from Pregnancy to Four Years.
Sparling, Joyce W.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v21 n2 p229-36 Jun 1991
This case study provides early developmental data about a child later diagnosed as autistic. The report describes results of serial ultrasounds performed during the pregnancy, the complication of maternal diabetes, family history, high maternal stress levels, avoidance behaviors of the infant, and developmental delays exhibited especially in communication skills. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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