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My brother has Asperger's and I want to know if he will ever grow out of it. He's a lot better than he was when he was younger but can he rid of it completely? Also, do I have the ability to pass on Asperger's even though I don't have it? Can it be a recessive gene? See answer
Is genetic testing available for Asperger syndrome? Is fragile X syndrome associated with Asperger syndrome? See answer