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What is "savant", in relation to Asperger's?

An acquaintance (female) of mine recently used a term concerning my Asperger's diagnosed granddaughter.  She said my granddaughter is "savant"  (not sure of the spelling), could you please explain this term I am not familiar with it.  Thank You
In Topics: Self esteem and identity, Autism & Aspergers Syndrome
> 60 days ago

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LouiseSattler
Oct 8, 2011
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Hello and thank you-

Perhaps this answer will help you from another site: http://www.wisconsinmedicalsociety.org/savant_syndrome/savant_articles/aspergers


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