Mar 17, · Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. The disorder is named for Dr. Georges Gilles de la Tourette, the pioneering French neurologist who in first described the condition in an year-old French noblewoman. Nov 04, · Adult Onset Tourette Syndrome: How it started Posted on November 4, by NJCTS Admin The following post is from Alec Stott, author of the Adult Onset Tourette Syndrome blog. I am a male, 21 years old, and this year, in , I have developed what is in the process of being diagnosed at Tourette Syndrome (TS).
Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (GTS) is characterized by multiple motor and vocal tics. Adult-onset cases are rare and may be due to “reactivation” of childhood tics, or secondary to psychiatric or genetic diseases, or due to central nervous system lesions of different fistxxx.xyz by: 1. May 13, · Tourette Syndrome (TS) To be diagnosed with TS, a person must: have two or more motor tics (for example, blinking or shrugging the shoulders) and at least one vocal tic (for example, humming, clearing the throat, or yelling out a word or phrase), although they might not always happen at the same time. have had tics for at least a year.