[Two cases of tardive Tourette syndrome].

@article{Yamauchi2006TwoCO,
  title={[Two cases of tardive Tourette syndrome].},
  author={Ken Ichi Yamauchi and Tetsuro Ohmori},
  journal={Seishin shinkeigaku zasshi = Psychiatria et neurologia Japonica},
  year={2006},
  volume={108 5},
  pages={459-65}
}
Tardive Tourette syndrome is an extrapyramidal symptom which appears after long-term neuroleptic use. We report two cases of this syndrome and review case reports to introduce this extrapyramidal symptom. The first case is a 40-year-old male with schizophrenia. After 6 years of neuroleptic therapy, he began to have barking and grunting vocalizations and show neck and shoulderjerking. The second case is a 53-year-old male with alcoholism. Sulpride was prescribed for three years to treat mood… CONTINUE READING
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