A 38-year-old member asked:
How bad do tics get during pregnancy if you have sidenhams chorea / pandas?
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Neurology 59 years experience
Tics?: Chorea in pregnancy is related to the pregnancy (chorea gravidarum) sydenham chorea is related to rheumatic fever and is very rare these days chorea gravidarum can be very severe , very occasionally necesiating termination neither are tics!
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Last updated Aug 15, 2012
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