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Recurrence risk for autism spectrum disorders: a Baby Siblings Research Consortium study.
|Title||Recurrence risk for autism spectrum disorders: a Baby Siblings Research Consortium study.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Ozonoff S, Young GS, Carter A, Messinger D, Yirmiya N, Zwaigenbaum L, Bryson S, Carver LJ, Constantino JN, Dobkins K, Hutman T, Iverson JM, Landa R, Rogers SJ, Sigman M, Stone WL|
|Date Published||2011 Sep|
The recurrence risk of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is estimated to be between 3% and 10%, but previous research was limited by small sample sizes and biases related to ascertainment, reporting, and stoppage factors. This study used prospective methods to obtain an updated estimate of sibling recurrence risk for ASD.