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A 53-year-old female asked:

Does severe tic tourette decrease in time in teenagers? my son takes strong medicin and still his condition did not improve

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
Yes in some patients: The period in which tic severity is the greatest is between 8 and 12 years of age, and half of children are tic free by age 18 years.

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Last updated Feb 9, 2015

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