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Tic Disorders

A tic is a sudden, rapid, recurrent, non-rhythmic, steroetyped motor movement or vocalisation. These movements or vocalisations can occur spontaneously, although certain triggers (like stress) may be associated with increases in tic behaviours. The amount of control over these behaviours is very limited, and they are performed subconsciously. Tics are relatively common in children, yet...
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