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Preemies at high risk of autism don't show typical signs of disorder in early infancy | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis
Premature babies are at an increased risk for developing autism spectrum disorder. But a small study indicates that preemies who avoid eye contact are less likely to demonstrate symptoms of autism at age 2 than preemies who maintain eye contact during early interactions, according to new research at the School of Medicine.