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The following Conditions are related to Tics

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  • Tourette syndrome

    Tics — sudden, brief, intermittent movements or sounds — are the hallmark sign of Tourette syndrome. They can range from mild to severe. Severe symptoms might significantly interfere with communication, daily functioning and quality of life. Tics are classified as: Simple tics. These sudden, brief and repetitive tics involve a limited number of muscle groups. Complex tics.  Read More

  • Trigeminal neuralgia (tic douloureux)

    Trigeminal neuralgia, also known as tic douloureux, is a disorder of the fifth cranial nerve (trigeminal nerve) characterized by attacks of intense, stabbing pain affecting the mouth, cheek, nose, and/or other areas on one side of the face. The exact cause of trigeminal neuralgia is not fully understood.  Read More