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ADHD or Autism?

should I get a second opinion on an autism evaluation that was done on my grandson?  They said he has adhd and I agree but he also has many other symptoms that fall under the autism spectrum.  
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Who did the first evaluation? If it was the school you should definitely get him evaluated by a developmental pediatrician. They can give you an official diagnosis, unlike the school. He/she will take your opinion and the school's opinion into account. If it was a doctor who gave you this evaluation you can certainly ask for a second one from someone else if that is what you want. How old is he?
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