Tourette syndrome manifest as chronic cough.


Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neurobehavioral disorder characterized by the presence of fluctuating involuntary motor and vocal tics. We report the case of a child in whom TS manifest as an involuntary recurrent complex tic presenting as a chronic cough. The clinical and pathological features and management of TS are reviewed.

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@article{Duncan2002TouretteSM, title={Tourette syndrome manifest as chronic cough.}, author={Kara L Duncan and Russell A . Faust}, journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology}, year={2002}, volume={65 1}, pages={65-8} }