Reflex tics in two patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome. Academic Article uri icon


  • Two patients with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (GTS) showed tics triggered by external stimuli. This unusual feature is of significance to the aetiology of GTS and in particular the relationship between GTS and the startle response.

published proceedings

  • Br J Psychiatry

author list (cited authors)

  • Commander, M., Corbett, J., Prendergast, M., & Ridley, C.

citation count

  • 18

complete list of authors

  • Commander, M||Corbett, J||Prendergast, M||Ridley, C

publication date

  • December 1991