Teak is involuntary, rapid, irregular clonic contractions of the muscles, repetitive, stereotyped. There are localized and General Tiki. To include localized tick the face, neck, hands and feet. Among facial ticks most common tick circular muscles of the eye (blepharitis) and blink TECs observed TEC muscles of the forehead, nose, mouth (the ù, sucking, sniff, and so on). Several less common tics of muscles of the neck and shoulder area (the forced rotation of the head or the sternocleidomastoid movement); these ticks are often combined with facial. For ticks hands typical motor acts, similar arbitrary snapping fingers, shoulders twitching, fastening and other; Tiki feet expressed fast squat, sudden flexion of the foot, pritantsovyvanii.
Tick any localization may be accompanied by motor responses in the form of sighs, vericisini, sobbing, coughing, chihanya, hiccups. Sometimes there is a sound like mooing, growl or bark.
When speech tick patient irrelevant and pointless repeats a word or set of words. Respiratory tick include cough, sneezing, hiccups. To Tiki also include some forms of stuttering (see). Total TIC flows as common hyperkinesis.
Tick may be due to organic lesion of subcortical device or peripheral motor nerves, but more often is functional due to a defect resulting from somatic asthenia after diseases (tuberculosis, cholecystitis , and others) or as a result of injury psychogenic. Often occurs in children.
Forecast tick different: in some cases tick stubbornly kept all his life, others easily passes after a relevant court (treatment of cholecystitis, tuberculosis, chronic tonsillitis, helminthic invasion), and in yet others respond well psychotherapy and autotreninga. The patient must consult with the doctor-neurologist. The appropriate use of tranquilizers - chlorpromazine 25 mg 1 time a day before going to sleep, seduxen 5 mg 2 times a day.