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Autistic enterocolitis/Crohn's  

This study aims first to evaluate the prevalence of autistic enterocolitis in patients with regressive autism under 14 years of age and with Crohn's disease pattern in patients with regressive autism over 14 years of age. The study then aims to identify routine blood tests, serological, and fecal markers in the two subgroups, and then to evaluate variation in blood tests, serological, and fecal markers in the groups of patients after pharmacological therapy. Project Status
ONGOING

2009

Funder Autism Research Institute
Fiscal Year Funding $0.00
Project Number 2008-12
Principal Investigator Balzola, Frederico
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Interventions)
Strategic Plan Objective Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4SA. Support at least three randomized controlled trials that address co-occurring medical conditions associated with ASD by 2010. IACC Recommended Budget: $13,400,000 over 3 years.
Federal or Private? Private
Institution University of Turin
State/Country Italy
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