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New Research Reveals That About 25% of Teens With Autism Go Undiagnosed

October 13, 2023

A recent study found that about a quarter of 16-year-olds with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) remain undiagnosed, with the research indicating that ASD is more prevalent among males, whites, and high-income adolescents. The study emphasizes the need for better ASD detection in schools and highlights the coexistence of ASD with other neuropsychiatric disorders, notably ADHD. Read More