A 41-year-old member asked:
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Does having motor tics as a child have something to do with poor motor development as a toddler?

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Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Most tic disorders are independent of other neurological problems. Tic intensity usually peaks by age 10 years and then seems to subside. There are occasional associations with underlying neurological diseases.
Answered on Apr 17, 2016
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