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Tic Disorders (Tic Disorder)

Disorders characterized by recurrent TICS that may interfere with speech and other activities. Tics are sudden, rapid, nonrhythmic, stereotyped motor movements or vocalizations which may be exacerbated by stress and are generally attenuated during absorbing activities. Tic disorders are distinguished from conditions which feature other types of abnormal movements that may accompany general medical conditions. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Also Known As:
Tic Disorder; Chronic Motor or Vocal Tic Disorder; Transient Tic Disorder; Tic Disorder, Transient; Childhood Tic Disorders; Motor Tic Disorders; Motor or Vocal Tic Disorder, Chronic; Tic Disorders, Childhood; Tic Disorders, Motor; Childhood Tic Disorder; Motor Tic Disorder; Post Traumatic Tic Disorder; Post-Traumatic Tic Disorders; Tic Disorder, Childhood; Tic Disorder, Motor; Tic Disorder, Post Traumatic; Tic Disorder, Vocal; Tic Disorders, Post-Traumatic; Tic Disorders, Transient; Transient Tic Disorders; Vocal Tic Disorder; Post-Traumatic Tic Disorder; Tic Disorder, Chronic Motor or Vocal; Tic Disorder, Post-Traumatic; Tic Disorders, Vocal; Vocal Tic Disorders
Networked: 265 relevant articles (46 outcomes, 70 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Tourette Syndrome (Tourette's Syndrome)
2. Tics (Tic)
3. Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
4. Tic Disorders (Tic Disorder)
5. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive)

Experts

1. Gadow, Kenneth D: 9 articles (07/2012 - 06/2002)
2. Murphy, Tanya K: 8 articles (02/2015 - 01/2004)
3. Scahill, Lawrence: 7 articles (12/2013 - 01/2003)
4. Rothenberger, Aribert: 7 articles (08/2011 - 07/2004)
5. Leckman, James F: 6 articles (08/2015 - 01/2005)
6. Banaschewski, Tobias: 6 articles (07/2010 - 07/2004)
7. Minderaa, Ruud B: 5 articles (12/2010 - 08/2003)
8. Hoekstra, Pieter J: 5 articles (12/2010 - 08/2003)
9. Lichtenstein, Paul: 4 articles (08/2015 - 01/2010)
10. Storch, Eric A: 4 articles (02/2015 - 08/2009)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Tic Disorders:
1. Risperidone (Risperdal Consta)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Methylphenidate (Ritalin)FDA LinkGeneric
3. aripiprazole (Abilify)FDA Link
4. Haloperidol (Haldol)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Antipsychotic Agents (Antipsychotics)IBA
6. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine)IBA
7. Clonidine (ST 155)FDA LinkGeneric
8. Fluvoxamine (Luvox)FDA LinkGeneric
9. Dopamine (Intropin)FDA LinkGeneric
10. olanzapine (Zyprexa)FDA Link

Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Ambulatory Care (Outpatient Care)
3. Plasma Exchange
4. Deep Brain Stimulation
5. Immunomodulation