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The objective of the autism registry is to estimate the prevalence of autism in French Guiana in the cohort of children aged 8 years. Secondary objectives are to determine the prevalence of comorbidities, and to determine the theoretical and actual orientation of these children regarding care and education in a territory with significant structural deficits relative to mainland France. The outcomes of this registry will be to guide decision makers in their funding priorities to improve, screening, diagnosis, care and education for children on the autistic spectrum
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Ages Eligible for Study:
8 Years to 8 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
children aged 8 years will be the denominator. the numerator is children who are seeking assistance for care or educational purposes at the unique administration dealing with handicap in French Guiana
children aged 8 years with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder