The neurobiology of repetitive behavior: …and men.

  title={The neurobiology of repetitive behavior: …and men.},
  author={Marieke Langen and Sarah Durston and Martien J. Kas and Herman van Engeland and Wouter Staal},
  journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews},
  volume={35 3},
In young, typically developing children, repetitive behavior similar to that in certain neuropsychiatric syndromes is common. Whereas this behavior is adaptive in typical development, in many disorders it forms a core component of symptoms and causes prominent impairment in the daily life of affected individuals. Understanding the neurobiological mechanisms involved repetitive behavior will improve our understanding of the pathogenesis of developmental neuropsychiatric disorders, stimulating… CONTINUE READING


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