A Quarter Of Kids With Autism Go Undiagnosed, Study Suggests
[Source: Disability Scoop]
A substantial number of children who meet the criteria for autism are failing to receive a formal diagnosis, according to a new study based on data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The study published late last month in the journal Autism Research found that 25 percent of those on the spectrum have no diagnosis and these overlooked children are most likely to be black or Hispanic.
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