ASPG4
MCID: ASP034
MIFTS: 11

Asperger Syndrome 4 (ASPG4)

Categories: Mental diseases, Neuronal diseases, Rare diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Asperger Syndrome 4

MalaCards integrated aliases for Asperger Syndrome 4:

Name: Asperger Syndrome 4 57
Asperger Syndrome Susceptibility 4 57 13
Asperger Syndrome, Susceptibility to, 4 57
Aspg4 57

Classifications:



External Ids:

OMIM 57 609954

Summaries for Asperger Syndrome 4

OMIM : 57 Asperger syndrome is considered to be a form of childhood autism (see, e.g., 209850). The DSM-IV (American Psychiatric Association, 1994) specifies several diagnostic criteria for Asperger syndrome, which has many of the same features as autism. In general, patients with Asperger syndrome and autism exhibit qualitative impairment in social interaction, as manifest by impairment in the use of nonverbal behaviors such as eye-to-eye gaze, facial expression, body postures, and gestures, failure to develop appropriate peer relationships, and lack of social sharing or reciprocity. Patients also exhibit restricted, repetitive and stereotyped patterns of behavior, interests, and activities, including abnormal preoccupation with certain activities and inflexible adherence to routines or rituals. Asperger syndrome is primarily distinguished from autism by the higher cognitive abilities and a more normal and timely development of language and communicative phrases. Gillberg et al. (2001) described the development of the Asperger syndrome (and high-functioning autism) Diagnostic Interview (ASDI), which they claimed has a strong validity in the diagnosis of the disorder. For a discussion of genetic heterogeneity of Asperger syndrome, see ASPG1 (608638). (609954)

MalaCards based summary : Asperger Syndrome 4, also known as asperger syndrome susceptibility 4, is related to asperger syndrome. An important gene associated with Asperger Syndrome 4 is ASPG4 (Asperger Syndrome, Susceptibility To, 4). Affiliated tissues include eye.

Related Diseases for Asperger Syndrome 4

Diseases in the Asperger Syndrome family:

Asperger Syndrome 2 Asperger Syndrome 1
Asperger Syndrome 3 Asperger Syndrome 4

Diseases related to Asperger Syndrome 4 via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 asperger syndrome 11.2

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Asperger Syndrome 4

Clinical features from OMIM:

609954

Drugs & Therapeutics for Asperger Syndrome 4

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Anatomical Context for Asperger Syndrome 4

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Asperger Syndrome 4:

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Eye

Publications for Asperger Syndrome 4

Variations for Asperger Syndrome 4

Expression for Asperger Syndrome 4

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Pathways for Asperger Syndrome 4

GO Terms for Asperger Syndrome 4

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