People belonging to the autism spectrum are at high risk of unmet medical needs. Authors screened accurately 191 subjects who received a diagnosis of ASD, finding medical comorbidities in 114 of them (59.7%). Subjects with ASD and comorbid ID presented a higher rate of medical comorbidities.

Prevalence of Medical Comorbidities in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Brondino N.;Fusar-Poli L.;Damiani S.;Rocchetti M.;Politi P.
2019

Abstract

People belonging to the autism spectrum are at high risk of unmet medical needs. Authors screened accurately 191 subjects who received a diagnosis of ASD, finding medical comorbidities in 114 of them (59.7%). Subjects with ASD and comorbid ID presented a higher rate of medical comorbidities.
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