Nervous System Channel
Topics
Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Turetta Syndrome

Were you looking for more information about Tourette Syndrome? Turetta syndrome is a common misspelling of Tourette syndrome.
 
People with the neurological disorder Tourette syndrome have repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. Facial grimacing, eye blinking, and head or shoulder jerking are some of the more common tics. Early symptoms are almost always noticed first in childhood, with the average age of onset between seven and ten years of age. Scientists currently believe that genetics, as well as the environment, may play a role in Tourette syndrome.
 
(Click Tourette Syndrome for a more in-depth look at this condition, including its symptoms, possible causes, and treatment options, You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
Know the Signs - Concussion Safety
Referring Pages:
Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.