Autism Diagnosis Medical Tests for Evaluating Children with Autism Share Pin Email More in Autism Diagnosis Basics Symptoms Treatment Causes Asperger's Syndrome Adult Autism Children and Autism Applied Behavioral Analysis School and Summer Options Hints and Tips Teens and Autism Support for Parents Positive Living Autism and Family Life Glossary View All Updated April 21, 2016 A number of different medical tests may be appropriate for a child with autism spectrum disorder. Here are a few evaluations that can be helpful with autism diagnosis. Up Next Up Next Article Who Should Evaluate My Child for a Possible Autism Diagnosis? Up Next Video Understanding Autism Up Next Video What is Autism? Do You Know the Signs? Up Next Video Are We Close to Understanding the Causes of Autism?