Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

, Volume 18, Issue 2, pp 309–313

Brief Report: A comparison of potentially pathologic factors in European children with autism, Down's syndrome, and multiple physical handicaps

  • Gloria Laxer
  • Michel Rey
  • Edward R. Ritvo
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gloria Laxer
    • 1
  • Michel Rey
    • 2
  • Edward R. Ritvo
    • 3
  1. 1.Association La SourceBelleriveFrance
  2. 2.Service de Pathologie InfectieuseHotel-DieuClermont FerrandFrance
  3. 3.Neuropsychiatric InstituteUCLA School of MedicineLos Angeles

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