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Autism Spectrum Disorder

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A spectrum of developmental disorders that includes autism, Asperger syndrome, and Rett syndrome. Signs and symptoms include poor communication skills, defective social interactions, and repetitive behaviors. [ NCI ]

Synonyms: Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Autism Spectrum Disorder

Term info

Subsets

NCIT_C90259, NCIT_C118464, NCIT_C97150

ALT DEFINITION

Neurodevelopmental disorders presenting in childhood with classic symptoms of impairment in verbal and nonverbal communication, social interactions, and/or imaginative play.

Contributing Source

MedDRA, NICHD

Has NICHD Parent

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C97179

Maps To

Autism spectrum disorder

NICHD Hierarchy Term

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Preferred Name

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Semantic Type

Mental or Behavioral Dysfunction

UMLS CUI

C1510586

code

C88412

Term relations