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Can a person die from Tourette's Syndrome?


What system of the body does tourette synddrome affect?

Tourette Syndrome is a disorder that affects the nervous system of the human body. A person with Tourette Syndrome has involuntary ( not controllable) rapid movements or sounds. Tourette's may be linked to problems in areas of the brain.

How old is a person when they notice the sympoms of tourette syndrome?


Is Tourette syndrome caused by PANDAS?

It may predispose a person to TS

Is tourette syndrome a mutation?

scientist have found that there might be a mutation gene in a person with tourettes syndrome, but it is still unknown

Is Tourette syndrome caused by drug abuse?

It may predispose a person to TS

Is Tourette syndrome caused by extreme emotional excitement?

It may predispose a person to TS

Is Tourette syndrome caused by recurrent daily stresses?

It may predispose a person to TS

Is Tourette syndrome caused by severe psychological trauma?

It may predispose a person to TS

What are the symptoms of Tourette's Syndrome?

Tourette's Syndrome can manifest in different ways. Sometimes the afflicted person grunts, extends their necks or arms, yells out, or sometimes incessantly sniffs or snorts. Only a doctor such as a neurologist can make a true assessment.

Can you grow out of Tourette's syndrome?

Most people with Tourette's syndrome do grow out of it. It usually manifests itself at around the age of seven and peaks by 14. By the early 20s it has usually gone away, although the OCD, ADHD, anxiety, or whatever else accompanies the Tourette's may last through adulthood with the actual tics associated with Tourette's only sometimes afflicting the person throughout their life.

How does Tourettes affect the nervous system?

tourettes affect the nervous system because tourette syndrome is a condition that affects a person's central nervous system and causes tics.Also, tourette syndrome is a neurological condition, which means it's a condition of the nervous system

How does a person's eyes become infected with Parinaud's oculoglandular syndrome?

Rubbing one's eyes after handling the cat then transmits the bacteria to the conjunctiva.

Are people born with tourrete syndrome?

Yes, people are born with Tourette, though the severity of its manifestation may be influenced by environmental issues. The vast majority of people with Tourette Syndrome have inherited it. When a person has Tourette, they have a 50 percent chance of passing it on through their genes. It is often difficult to tell whether someone has Tourette, because the disease manifests itself differently in each person - so some traits may never be noticed as they lie close enough to normality, or be without symptoms entirely.

What disease is this when the person says foul words and twitching eyes neck and face all the time?

Tourette syndrome

AIDS what is it and how can you get it?

AIDS is a disease of the human immune system. It stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and is caused by the virus HIV. You usually become infected by having sex or sharing needles with an infected person.

What are the ways in which a person may become infected with hepatitis b?

you get infected with it you get infected with it

What is the cause of tourettes?

The exact cause of Tourette's syndrome is actually unknown. Studies have nailed down that genetic and environmental factors are involved when a person has this condition though.

Does pregnancy affect Tourette syndrome?

Certain stressful processes during gestation (pregnancy) or at the time of birth may increase the chance for a person to develop TS

What is the life expectancy of someone with Tourette Syndrome?

The life expectancy for someone with tourettes is no different than any other person of their same ethnicity, sex, or nationality.

What is the medical disorder that causes a person to speak uncontrolled insults?

There are several disorders that can cause what you are saying one of them is dementia or other brain damage. The others are called chronic tics. These are ones that last more than a year and a person can produce insults and bad names or improper words. This is not usual in people with Tourette's syndrome. But it can happen.

Why do people turn into zombies?

people turn into zombies because if an infected person bites you the saliva mixes with your blood and you become infected people turn into zombies because if an infected person bites you the saliva mixes with your blood and you become infected

What does tourette syndrome do to a person?

It can cause uncontrollable movements, like jerking the hands, arms, etc., and it can cause the person to say things suddenly or even shout things that they would not normally say or shout.

What is prosopanosia?

This difficulty is when a person has a serious problem (more than the average person) in recognising faces and recalling names. This can be a problem for people with no other disabilities/difficulties or it can accompany other problems such as Tourette's Syndrome.

A person can have aids but not be infected with HIV?

No. In order to have the disease known as AIDS (which is not a virus itself, but a syndrome), a person needs to be infected by the HIV virus. It is the HIV virus that causes AIDS.