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Transient tic disorder

  • Definition

    Transient tic disorder is a temporary condition in which a person makes one or many brief, repeated, difficult to control movements or noises (tics).


    Alternative Names

    Tic - transient tic disorder


    Causes, incidence, and risk factors

    Transient tic disorder is common in children.

    The cause of transient tic disorder can be physical or mental (psychological). It may be a mild form of Tourette syndrome.