- Asperger syndrome, elective mutism, Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Rett syndrome.
* * *infantile autism n a severe autism that first occurs before 30 months of age called also Kanner's syndrome
* * *autistic disorder.
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infantile autism — infantile autism. См. синдром Каннера. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) … Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.
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