Study on Toddlers with Autism

The Autism News | English By Advance Toddlers with autism appear more likely to have an enlarged amygdala, a brain area associated with numerous functions, including the processing of faces and emotion, according to a recent report. In addition, this brain abnormality appears to be associated with the ability to share attention with others, a fundamental ability thought to predict later social and language function in children with autism [Archives of General Psychiatry, 66(5):509-516]. “Autism is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder likely involving multiple brain systems,” the authors write as background information in the article

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Study on Toddlers with Autism

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