By Eric Hollander
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While individuals with Asperger’s develop language at roughly the same age as normally developing children and have grossly intact 24 Hollander and Nowinski speech and communication skills, they too frequently show some deviance in the language dimension, particularly in their pragmatic language skills, such as the use of idiosyncratic tone and volume, a formal, professorial style of speech, and difﬁculty using speech to interact fully with the world. As brieﬂy described above, recent research advances have resulted from looking at the BAP.
The most common types of epilepsy in autistic populations are generalized tonic-clonic, and atypical absence, 28 Hollander and Nowinski followed by myoclonic and partial seizures, followed by atonic seizures and infantile spasms (67). In addition to the high rate of seizures, approximately half of all persons with autism have abnormal EEGs that demonstrate nonspeciﬁc abnormalities including focal slowing, generalized slowing, focal or centroparietal spikes, bilateral or multifocal spikes, and generalized spikes (72).
Autism Spectrum Disorders (Medical Psychiatry Series) by Eric Hollander