infantile autism

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n infantile autism a rare but serious syndrome of childhood characterized by withdrawal and lack of social responsiveness or interest in others and serious linguistic deficits "there is considerable dispute among specialists concerning infantile autism"
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Usage


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Flu in pregnant women causes higher risk for infantile autism.
There was no link between a range of infections in pregnancy and the chance a baby would develop autism or infantile autism , according to the report (photograph by Fotolia.com).
Flu in pregnant women causes higher risk for infantile autism .
There was no link between a range of infections in pregnancy and the chance a baby would develop autism or infantile autism, according to the report (photograph by Fotolia.com).
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