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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Multiple Disorders and Processing Issues



Do ADHD, obsessive compulsive disorder, autism, asperger's, Pervasive Developmental disorder, all have problems neurologically based in processing more than one piece of information at a time (ie. the sense of going to the bathroom, feeling, directions seem to "get lost")?


We see difficulty with multi-tasking within each of the disorders you mention, although not always, if that is what you are referring to. However, it is not a prerequesite for any of them.

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Response by:

Susan Louisa Montauk, MD
Formerly Professor of Family Medicine
University of Cincinnati