Do you know that there are some differences between
Autism is characterized by a set of symptoms, which include social difficulties, communication difficulties, unusual behaviors, excessive sensitivity, mental retardation, and savant skills.
But autism is not alone. There are a number of other diseases that fall into similar categories by having perhaps one of two of the above stated symptoms without the others, or that have them all to varying degrees, yet introducing something else that makes the condition not autism. These diseases are classified as the pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs) and they: are Asperger’s syndrome, Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (PDD-NOS), Rett syndrome, and Childhood Developmental Disorder (CDD). They constitute the
It is easy to mistake one disease on the
Your health care professional can give you more information about these related condition. Make it a point of duty to consult with one today. You may start by talking with your personal physician or doctor.