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Tourette Syndrome

Medical Conditions

Tourette syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system. A child with Tourette syndrome has sudden movements with no purpose that he or she cannot control, and makes sounds he or she cannot control (vocal tics). These signs may get worse when the child is feeling stressed. Medicine can help control these.

Some information under Tourette syndrome includes:

  • attention deficit disorder and Tourette syndrome
  • behavior
  • education
  • genetics
  • medication
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette syndrome

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