Doctor Answers (2) on Confirming aspergers
Aspergers syndrome cannot be diagnosed just by using a rating scale. It is a developmental problem which will start manifesting from childhood days. Some of the social anxiety related features can correlate with asperger s . But need more information to clarify this.
Asperger is a syndrome which will usually be diagnosed during childhood. If it has not been detected till now,, it is unlikely that it is Asperger syndrome. Please consult a psychiatrist to evaluate you and make a diagnosis so that appropriate remedy can be suggested.