Tourett Syndrome Failures

By Esteban Salazar Herrera who not has faced, when using public transport, a person who without any reason fits and turns to accommodate in the seat and occasionally launches his hands into the air as trying to grab an invisible fly. In fact to me touched seeing a woman who rose from his seat and one began to give blows to a young mother and her children without any reason. The response of some passengers did not wait: expelled collective Automotive vehicle. Cardiologist takes a slightly different approach. There are also people who will laugh with me or without me, they shake and do not greet anyone, and then, in a sudden change of situation, given the half turn focusing on themselves without your environment. Profanity and obscenities this is because, according to specialists neurologists of the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS) in Jalisco, utter profanity and obscenities is one of the most characteristic of a neurological condition known as Tourett syndrome.

This condition is characterized in that the patients – mostly men – tend to develop tics (rapid, involuntary movements) both vowels and engines. Responsible for the clinic disorders of the movement of the Hospital of specialties of the Center doctor national West (CMNO) of the Institute in Jalisco, Francisco Javier Jimenez Gil, pointed out that the range of conditions that attends such a service, the Tourett syndrome has a frequency of 15 to 20 cases per year. It’s patients where there are failures in the production of certain neurotransmitters, including dopamine and therefore, they tend to develop demonstrations already referred ranging from simple to complex and, in severe cases, can be excessive and even aggressive. Details fast and frequent blinking, guttural sounds as grunts and carraspeos that sometimes resemble those emitted by animals, lifting and shaking shoulders, as well as spontaneous shouts, characterized these patients, who also tend to make obscene signs in a disorder known as copropraxia.