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Interesting facts related to Autism Spectrum Disorder

I need a sentence or two to add to my introductory sentence. The sentence or two should be something with an attention-grabbing element related to Autism Spectrum Disorder. The sentences can be a surprising fact, or an insightful question that I can use to catch the readers' attention.

This is my introduction sentence which starts with: Autism Spectrum Disorder is often considered a somewhat baffling disorder because it affects such critical systems of human functioning - sociability and language.

Use scholarly source to support your example sentences. Cite the source using APA format.

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Autism spectrum Disorder is often considered a somewhat baffling disorder because it affects such critical systems of human functioning—sociability and language. Why does this disease present such a challenge to the mental health practitioner? First, the disorder is sometimes observed alongside other medical conditions (e.g., congenital infections and/or structural abnormalities in the Central Nervous System (Diagnostic and statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR [APA], 2000). Next, the criteria ...

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This solution provides an introduction for a discussion about Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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