U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 40-year-old member asked:

Is an arm tic a common sign of tourette's syndrome?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ernest Bordini
Clinical Psychology, Neuropsychology 33 years experience
Can be: Motor tics, and simple tics are often seen before complesx tics in tourette's disorder. Symptoms can vary over time but usually have a peak around age 9 or 11.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali commented
Psychiatry 33 years experience
I disagree. In Tourette, Tics involving the Head, Neck or Face are early to start.
Jan 10, 2013

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

Related questions

A 31-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 36-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
A 31-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Last updated Oct 4, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.