Tourette's syndrome

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Tourette's syndrome

[tu̇′rets ‚sin‚drōm]
(medicine)
A syndrome characterized by repetitive tics, movement disorders, uncontrolled grunts, and occasionally verbal obscenities. Also known as Gilles de la Tourette syndrome.
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Individuals with Tourette syndrome or chronic tic disorder had a higher risk for any metabolic or cardiovascular disorder, compared with the general population (hazard ratio adjusted by sex and birth year [aHR], 1.99) and sibling controls (aHR, 1.37).
Tics and tourette syndrome can be very debilitating and often severely affect patients quality of life.
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Stereotactic treatment of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome by high frequency stimulation of thalamus.
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I no longer could deny the truth: I had Tourette syndrome, and so did Dale.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Tourette Syndrome - Pipeline Review, H1 2013', provides an overview of the indication's therapeutic pipeline.
CHILDREN with Tourette Syndrome from across Teesside are being invited to take part in a drumming workshop.
Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder starting at childhood, and is characterized with multiple motor tics and at least one or more vocal tic (1).
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COLORADO SPRINGS -- Most children with Tourette syndrome don't need tic suppression medication, according to Dr.