Gilles de la Tourette

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Related to Gilles de la Tourette: coprolalia, tics, Tourette's Disease
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French neurologist (1857-1904)

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If it wasn't for Gilles de la Tourette discovering the condition, we may still be classed as psychiatric patients in institutions.
Georges Gilles de la Tourette was a French physician who, in 1885, described nine patients with the syndrome of multiple motor and vocal tics.
Tourette Syndrome was discovered by Dr Gilles de la Tourette in 1825.
Georges Gilles de la Tourette, the pioneering French neurologist who first described an 86-year-old French noblewoman with the condition in 1885.
Named for the French neurologist Georges Gilles de la Tourette, who first described the disorder in 1885, TS is an inherited neurobiological disorder marked by involuntary twitching and vocal tics that affects more than 200,000 Americans.
In 1857, French doctor Georges Gilles de la Tourette published an article about his research into nine people who, since childhood, had suffered from involuntary movements and compulsive rituals or behaviours.
Gilles de la Tourette identified it in 1885, is still poorly understood and constantly misdiagnosed.