Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Comorbidity: A Case for ``Pure'' Tourette Syndrome?

  title={Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Comorbidity: A Case for ``Pure'' Tourette Syndrome?},
  author={Martha B. Denckla},
  journal={Journal of Child Neurology},
  pages={701 - 703}
  • M. Denckla
  • Published 1 August 2006
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Child Neurology
More than a decade of research regarding the motoric characteristics of the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that accompanies Tourette syndrome has revealed unique anatomic and neurobehavioral differences and highlighted the importance of distinguishing children with this form from the 40% of children with Tourette syndrome who do not have ADHD. This distinction is important in providing guidance to parents and to patients and in formulating expectations for short- and long-term… 
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