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Tics in children

Tics in children: Introduction

Tics in children: Tics in children is a condition in which a child has small twitches or spasms or unusual vocalizations due to twitches of muscles. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Tics in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Tics in children:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tics in children. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes in Children: Tics in children

Home Diagnostic Testing and Tics in children

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Tics in children: Symptom Checker

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Tics in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tics in children

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Tics in children:

  • Tourrette syndrome
  • Simple tics
  • Simple motor tics
  • Complex tics
  • Complex motor tics
  • Complex phonic tics
  • Chronic tics
  • Transient tics
  • more symptoms...»

Tics in children: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Tics in children

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or more »

Tics in children: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Tics in children

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Tics in children: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Tics in children

The list below shows some of the causes of Tics in children mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Tics in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tics in children. Of the 18 causes of Tics in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 17 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tics in children:

The following list of conditions have 'Tics in children' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Tics in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Tics in children:

Tourrette syndrome, Simple tics, Simple motor tics, Complex tics, Complex motor tics, Complex phonic tics, Chronic tics, Transient tics

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