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What does DD stand for?

DD stands for Developmental Delay (child health)

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A team of UC Davis researchers has found that mothers who had fevers during their pregnancies were more than twice as likely to have a child with autism or developmental delay than were mothers of typically developing children, and that taking medication to treat fever countered its effect.
In the National Early Intervention Longitudinal Study (NEILS), only 10% of children receiving Part C early intervention services before age 3 (excluding those with a physical growth abnormality) were identified as having a developmental delay so as to meet service requirements (Scarborough et al.
A total of 37 children had autism spectrum disorders (27 with autistic disorder, 9 with pervasive developmental delay not otherwise specified, and 1 with autism spectrum features).