disorder

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Related to Childhood disintegrative disorder: pervasive developmental disorder, Rett's Disorder

disorder

a disturbance of public order or peace. Its existence may trigger extended police powers.
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Childhood Disintegrative Disorder: Extremely rare disorder characterized by a clearly apparent regression in multiple areas of functioning (such as the ability to move, bladder and bowel control, and social and language skills) following a period of at least 2 years of apparently normal development.
Autistic disorder, sometimes called autism or classical ASD, is the most severe form of ASD, while other conditions along the spectrum include a milder form known as Asperger syndrome, and childhood disintegrative disorder and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (usually referred to as PDD-NOS).
As currently proposed, the DSM-5 would create a new name for the category - autism spectrum disorder - that would include autistic disorder, Asperger's disorder, childhood disintegrative disorder, and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified.

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