Most people seeking treatment for functional tic-like behaviors (FTLBs) are young adults (97%) and female (87%). Of 294 people with FTLBs, less than one in five had a preexisting primary tic disorder. Many had comorbid neuropsychiatric conditions; 60% reported exposure to tic-related social media.
Comorbid Neuropsychological Conditions Common With Functional Tic-Like Presentation
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