Gilles de la Tourette syndrome


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Related to Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: coprolalia, Georges Gilles de la Tourette, tics, Tic disorder

Gilles de la Tour·ette syndrome

 (zhēl də lä to͝o-rĕt′)
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Gilles de la Tourette syndrome

(dʒiːl də læ tʊəˈrɛt)
n
(Pathology) another name for Tourette syndrome
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Noun1.Gilles de la Tourette syndrome - neurological disorder characterized by facial grimaces and tics and movements of the upper body and grunts and shouts and coprolaliaGilles de la Tourette syndrome - neurological disorder characterized by facial grimaces and tics and movements of the upper body and grunts and shouts and coprolalia
syndrome - a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
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Translations

Gil·les de la Tou·rette syn·drome

[MIM*137580]
n. síndrome de Gilles de la Tourette, enfermedad de la infancia que afecta más a los varones que a las hembras y que se cree ser de naturaleza neurológica; se manifiesta por anomalías musculares y a veces en la pubertad al expresar obscenidades involuntariamente.
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BDNF and LTP-/LTD-like plasticity of the primary motor cortex in Gilles de la Tourette syndrome. Exp Brain Res.
Feug and Regeur were the first to suggest that Mozart might have suffered from Gilles de la Tourette syndrome at the World Congress of Psychiatry in Vienna in 1983, due to descriptions of the composer's scatological behaviour and the way in which the film Amadeus, directed by Milos Forman and scripted by Peter Shaffer, characterises the protagonist.
Long-term, post-deep brain stimulation management of a series of 36 patients affected with refractory Gilles de la Tourette syndrome. Neuromodulation 2010;13:187-94.
An epidemiologic study of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome in Israel.
Robertson, "The prevalence and epidemiology of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome. Part 1: the epidemiological and prevalence studies," Journal of Psychosomatic Research, vol.