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Could people with tourretes syndrome have any language impairment?

Some kids with GTS. have specific language impairment & language-based learning disabilities. A 2000 study found language-based LD's in many parents of kids with GTS. Speech problems include vocal tics, stuttering & word repetition. Neuropsychological deficits in Executive Functions, Attention, Memory & Visuomotor Skills impact learning more than SLI in many kids with GTS. Reading & math disorders are most common. . Read more...