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Intelligence is a touchy, and complicated, subject when it comes to autism when dr leo kanner first described the condition he named autism 70 years ago, he noted that some children he examined were thought to be intellectually disabled, although he suspected otherwise. Explore information about autism spectrum disorder (asd), including signs and symptoms, treatment, research and statistics, and clinical trials. Types of autism include autistic disorder, aacap's facts for families were developed to provide concise and up-to-date information on issues that affect.Download