"Autistic Disorder" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-IV)
- Autistic Disorder
- Disorder, Autistic
- Disorders, Autistic
- Kanner's Syndrome
- Kanner Syndrome
- Kanners Syndrome
- Syndrome, Kanner's
- Autism, Infantile
- Infantile Autism
- Autism, Early Infantile
- Early Infantile Autism
- Infantile Autism, Early
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Autistic Disorder".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Autistic Disorder".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Autistic Disorder" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Autistic Disorder" was a major or minor topic of these publication.