Clinical Genetics Evaluation in Identifying the Etiology of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

August 1, 2013

Last Updated Month/Year

September 13, 2023

Supplemental Implementation Tools

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Child, Infant

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Childcare center

Intended Users

Medical techologist technician, genetics, nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Counseling, Assessment and screening, Diagnosis, Management

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D000067877 - Autism Spectrum Disorder


Autism Spectrum Disorder, asperger syndrome

Source Citation

Schaefer GB, Mendelsohn NJ; Professional Practice and Guidelines Committee. Clinical genetics evaluation in identifying the etiology of autism spectrum disorders: 2013 guideline revisions. Genet Med. 2013 May;15(5):399-407. doi: 10.1038/gim.2013.32. Epub 2013 Mar 21. Erratum in: Genet Med. 2013 Aug;15(8):669. PMID: 23519317.