Reilly, C. and Gillberg, C. (2016) Epilepsy. In: Comorbid Conditions Among Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Series: Autism and child psychopathology series. Springer: Cham, pp. 235-256. ISBN 9783319191829 (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-19183-6_10)

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Various theories have emerged regarding common neural pathways between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other conditions. Assumptions such as this are bolstered by the high rate of overlap with other genetic conditions such as epilepsy. This chapter describes the disorder, its prevalence and relationship to ASD.

Item Type:Book Sections
Additional Information:Online ISBN: 978-3-319-19183-6.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gillberg, Professor Christopher
Authors: Reilly, C., and Gillberg, C.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Health and Wellbeing > Mental Health and Wellbeing
Published Online:04 September 2015
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2016 Springer International Publishing
First Published:2016

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