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International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine, 2023, 5(6); doi: 10.25236/IJFM.2023.050612.

The reasons for girls diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) less commonly than boys


Yiluo Li

Corresponding Author:
Yiluo Li

Department of Navigation, Yan'an Vocational and Technical College, Yan'an, Shaanxi, 710000, China


This study used qualitative research methods to explore autism and gender differences, and found that due to the influence of behavioural abnormalities, language disorders, gene mutation differences, cognitive neurological dysfunction, chromosome abnormalities, heredity and gender bias, which further explain some of the reasons why there is more autism in males than in females, also provide valuable ideas for further research.


ASD, Gender influence, Autism prevention

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Yiluo Li. The reasons for girls diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) less commonly than boys. International Journal of Frontiers in Medicine (2023), Vol. 5, Issue 6: 77-84. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFM.2023.050612.


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