Intrafamilial incidence of autism, cerebral palsy, and mongolism.

  title={Intrafamilial incidence of autism, cerebral palsy, and mongolism.},
  author={Hiroshi Ando and Kyou Tsuda},
  journal={Journal of autism and childhood schizophrenia},
  volume={5 3},
A comparative study of developmentally disturbed children as well as normal children is presented with a focus on their position in the family. Demographic data were compared for three groups of Japanese children, with a mean age of 4 years 7 months, who were diagnosed as autistic, cerebral palsied, and trisomic (trisomy 21 mongoloid). The areas compared… CONTINUE READING