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Lifetime costs for Autism Spectrum Disorder may reach .4 million per patient

Costs for a lifetime of support for each individual with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may reach .4 million, according to a new study. In the study, the team found that costs for a person with ASD and an intellectual disability reaches .4 million in the United States and .2 million in the United Kingdom; costs for those who have ASD without an intellectual disability are estimated to cost .4 million in both the U.S. and the U.K.
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