Abstract. High-functioning pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs) have only recently been widely recognised; they are diagnosed mainly in.
As such, PDD-NOS became the diagnosis applied to children or adults who are on the autism spectrum but do not fully meet the criteria for another ASD such as .
[Adult pervasive developmental disorder: introducing multidimensional trait assessment for PDD diagnosis and the working diagnosis of probable PDD].
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