Doctors Often Overlook Asperger's Diagnosis In Girls

The stereotype of a person with Asperger's is often a socially awkward little boy with a gadget or train obsession. Because of this enduring stereotype, and because the disorder is 10 times more prevalent in boys and men, doctors often miss diagnosing Asperger's in girls » 11/14/08 9:30am 11/14/08 9:30am because it manifests itself differently.…