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Repetitive behaviours in patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: tics, compulsions, or both?

Published inPloS one, vol. 5, no. 9, e12959
Publication date2010
Abstract

Repetitive behaviours (RB) in patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (GTS) are frequent. However, a controversy persists whether they are manifestations of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) or correspond to complex tics.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Compulsive Behavior
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder/diagnosis/psychology
  • Tics/diagnosis/psychology
  • Tourette Syndrome/diagnosis/psychology
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
WORBE, Yulia et al. Repetitive behaviours in patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: tics, compulsions, or both? In: PloS one, 2010, vol. 5, n° 9, p. e12959. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0012959
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