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Elevated rate of autism symptoms found in children with Tourette syndrome

06:35 EDT 22 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

Around one in five children with Tourette syndrome, a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary movements and vocalizations, met criteria for autism in a study headed by UC San Francisco. But this prevalence may be more a reflection of similarity in symptoms than actual autism, according to the study's researchers.

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