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Man with Aspergerís spent 2 decades believing he was mentally ill

A man was diagnosed as being mentally ill for two decades before he was diagnosed with Aspergerís syndrome. During this time, he spent time in psychiatric units and prison, relied heavily on psychiatric services and took unnecessary drugs.

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About: Man with Aspergerís spent 2 decades believing he was mentally ill

Date: 27 June 2000

Source: BBC News UK Edition

URL: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/787526.stm

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