Prevalence of Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome in North Dakota adults

L. Burd, J. Kerbeshian, M. Wikenheiser, Wayne W Fisher

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The authors estimate the prevalence of Tourette's disorder in North Dakota to be .22 per 10,000 for women and .77 per 10,000 for men. Comparison with figures for North Dakota children suggests that the disorder is relatively uncommon in adults.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)787-788
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
Volume143
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986

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Prevalence of Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome in North Dakota adults. / Burd, L.; Kerbeshian, J.; Wikenheiser, M.; Fisher, Wayne W.

In: American Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 143, No. 6, 01.01.1986, p. 787-788.

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Burd, L. ; Kerbeshian, J. ; Wikenheiser, M. ; Fisher, Wayne W. / Prevalence of Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome in North Dakota adults. In: American Journal of Psychiatry. 1986 ; Vol. 143, No. 6. pp. 787-788.
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