ERIC Number: EJ589510
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Brief Report: Autism and Aarskog Syndrome.
Assumpcao, F.; Santos, R. C. S.; Rosario, M.; Mercadante, M.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, v29 n2 p179-81 Apr 1999
This report presents three case reports of male children who meet criteria for autism and also Aarskog syndrome, a genetic disorder characterized by hypertelorism, short nose, long philtrum, short stature, brachydactyly, and shawl scrotum. Two of the children also presented with severe mental retardation. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A