Autism 9

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Autism 9

Autism, the prototypic pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), is usually apparent by 3 years of age. It is characterized by a triad of limited or absent verbal communication, a lack of reciprocal social interaction or responsiveness, and restricted, stereotypic, and ritualized patterns of interests and behavior ({1:Bailey et al., 1996}; {11:Risch et al., 1999}). 'Autism spectrum disorder,' sometimes referred to as ASD, is a broader phenotype encompassing the less severe disorders Asperger syndrome (see ASPG1; {608638}) and pervasive developmental disorder, not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS). 'Broad autism phenotype' includes individuals with some symptoms of autism, but who do not meet the full criteria for autism or other disorders. Mental retardation coexists in approximately two-thirds of individuals with ASD, except for Asperger syndrome, in which mental retardation is conspicuously absent ({6:Jones et al., 2008}). Genetic studies in autism often include family members with these less stringent diagnoses ({12:Schellenberg et al., 2006}). For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of autism, see {209850}.
 

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The terms "Autism 9" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Differences in object sharing between infants at risk for autism and typically developing infants from 9 to 15 months of age.
 

Author(s): Sudha M Srinivasan, Anjana N Bhat

Journal: Infant Behav Dev. 2016 Feb;42():128-41.

 

Object sharing abilities of infants at risk for autism (AR infants) and typically developing (TD) infants were compared from 9 to 15 months of age. Specifically, we examined the effects of infants' locomotor abilities on their object sharing skills. 16 TD infants and 16 AR infants ...

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2016

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Diagnostic accuracy of Indian Scale for Assessment of Autism (ISAA) in chidren aged 2-9 years.
 

Author(s): Sharmila Banerjee Mukherjee, Manoj Kumar Malhotra, Satinder Aneja, Satabdi Chakraborty, Smita Deshpande

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2015 Mar;52(3):212-6.

 

To determine the diagnostic accuracy of Indian Scale for Assessment of Autism (ISAA) in children aged 2-9 year at high risk of autism, and to ascertain the level of agreement with Childhood Autism Rating Scale (CARS).

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2015

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Ritual circumcision and risk of autism spectrum disorder in 0- to 9-year-old boys: national cohort study in Denmark.
 

Author(s): Morten Frisch, Jacob Simonsen

Journal: J R Soc Med. 2015 Jul;108(7):266-79.

 

Based on converging observations in animal, clinical and ecological studies, we hypothesised a possible impact of ritual circumcision on the subsequent risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in young boys.

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2015

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Online Study of Individuals With Genetic Changes and Features of Autism: Simons Variation in Individuals Project (Simons VIP)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: 16p11.2 Deletions; 16p11.2 Duplications; 1q21.1 Deletions; 1q21.1 Duplications; ADNP (ADNP1, KIAA0784); ANKRD1 (ANCO1, T13, LZ16); ARID1B (BAF250B); ASXL3 (KIAA1713); BAF105; BAF180 (PBRM1, PB1); BAF190 (SMARCA4/SMARCA2); BAF35 (BCL7B); BAF35b (ACTL6B); BCL11A (CTIP1, EVI9, KIAA1809, FLJ10173); CHD2; CHD8 (KIAA1564, DUPLIN); CTNNB1 (CTNNB); CUL3 (Cullin 3, PHA2E, KIAA0617); DST (BPAG1, BP240); DYRK1A; FOXP1 (QRF1); GRIN2B (NMDAR2B, NR2B); KDM6B (JMJD3, KIAA0346); KMT2E (MLL5); MBD5 (KIAA1461); MED13L (THRAP2, PROSIT240, TRAP240L, KIAA1025); PTEN (PTEN1, MMAC1); REST (NRSF); SCN2A; SMARCC1 (BAF155); SMARCC2 (BAF170); SYNGAP1; Additional Genetic Changes Associated With Autism May be Added as Identified

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2017

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