Clinical, Electrophysiological, and Biochemical Markers and Monoaminergic Hypotheses in Autism

  • N. Bruneau
  • C. Barthélémy
  • J. Martineau
  • J. L. Adrien
  • B. Garreau
  • J. P. Muh
  • G. Lelord
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Abstract

Early infantile autism, originally described by Kanner (1943), is a syndrome defined by a set of clinical features including failure to develop normal social relationships, developmental disturbances of verbal and nonverbal communication, ritualistic and compulsive behaviors, and disturbances of motility and attention.

Keywords

Dopamine Schizophrenia Serotonin Neurol Catecholamine 

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  • N. Bruneau
  • C. Barthélémy
  • J. Martineau
  • J. L. Adrien
  • B. Garreau
  • J. P. Muh
  • G. Lelord

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