Sunday, August 13, 2006
Clinic Notes: Sex Differences and Autism
Autism is 4 to 5 times more prevalent in boys than girls and often more severe. In a recent study at the University of Washington, researchers found that different genes may be involved in autism in males and females. Furthermore, different genes may cause early onset autism and regressive autism. (http://www.emaxhealth.com/37/6827.html).