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Asperger Syndrome MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Asperger Syndrome
Tree Number(s)
F03.625.164.113.250
Unique ID
D020817
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020817
Scope Note
A disorder beginning in childhood whose essential features are persistent impairment in reciprocal social communication and social interaction, and restricted, repetitive patterns of behavior, interests, or activities. These symptoms may limit or impair everyday functioning. (From DSM-5)
Entry Term(s)
Asperger Disease
Asperger Disorder
Asperger's Disease
Asperger's Disorder
Asperger's Syndrome
Previous Indexing
Autistic Disorder (1981-1999)
Public MeSH Note
2000
History Note
2000
Date Established
2000/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/11/08
Revision Date
2017/06/20
Asperger Syndrome Preferred
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