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319 Possible Causes for Compulsive Swearing, Echolalia

  • Tourette Syndrome

    Compulsive swearing is called coprolalia. Each person with Tourette’s is different, and only some swear compulsively.[nytimes.com] It was a description of the Marquise de Dampierre, a noblewoman whose symptoms included involuntary tics of many parts of her body and various vocalizations including echolalia[web.archive.org] Neither echolalia (echo speech) or coprolalia/copropraxia is necessary for the diagnosis of Tourette syndrome.[web.archive.org]

  • Tics

    Synonyms: Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome (the eponym originating from the full surname), Brissaud's syndrome, Guinon's disease, compulsive swearing syndrome, coprolalia-compulsive[patient.info] Vocal tics may be either noises or words, and the vocal language tics may consist of obscenities (coprolalia) and repetitions of speech that has been heard (echolalia).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] disorder (OCD) While TS is often linked to involuntary shouting of swear words - called coprolalia - this is a rare symptom.[medicalnewstoday.com]

  • Tic Disorder

    Synonyms: Gilles de la Tourette's syndrome (the eponym originating from the full surname), Brissaud's syndrome, Guinon's disease, compulsive swearing syndrome, coprolalia-compulsive[patient.info] […] someone else’s movements (echopraxia).Complex vocal tics can seem purposeful as well and include repeating one’s own sounds (palilalia), repeating word or phrase last heard (echolalia[hopeandhealingcenter.org] Some common complex vocal tics include Echolalia, (mocking a statement or phrase or noise that was heard most recently) and Coprolalia, (saying something that is vulgar or[courses.lumenlearning.com]

  • Frontal Lobe Neoplasm

    A frontal lobe neoplasm might present with an array of symptoms that are collectively included in the "frontal lobe syndrome". Personality and abrupt emotional changes (aggression, apathy, impulsive behavior), and an overall decline of the functions for which the frontal lobe is crucial - planning, judgment, attention,[…][symptoma.com]

    Missing: Compulsive Swearing
  • Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

    […] prodromal flu-like symptoms, followed by acute onset of psychiatric manifestations such as psychosis, delusions, hallucinations, anxiety, insomnia, repetitive behaviors, echolalia[dx.doi.org]

    Missing: Compulsive Swearing
  • Catatonia

    The behavior can range from echolalia, automatism, or agitation.[symptoma.com] While in hospital, he had approximately 15 episodes of catatonia, involving rigidity, negativism, mutism except echolalia and perseveration, automatic obedience and utilisation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Catatonia is a neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by motor disturbance (including waxy flexibility and catalepsy), stupor, excitement, negativism, mutism, echopraxia and echolalia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Catatonic Schizophrenia

    Echolalia and echopraxia also are seen in Tourette’s Syndrome. How Is It Diagnosed? The general criteria for a diagnosis of schizophrenia must be satisfied.[psychcentral.com] Others may imitate sounds ( echolalia ) or movements ( echopraxia ) of others. includes: Catatonic Type, Excited Catatonic Type, Withdrawn Old criteria for this diagnosis[behavenet.com] Other symptoms associated with the catatonic subtype include an almost parrot-like repeating of what another person is saying (echolalia) or mimicking the movements of another[psychcentral.com]

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  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

    Causes & symptoms The tendency to develop obsessive-compulsive dis-order appears to be inherited.[encyclopedia.com] […] if the order becomes disrupted) Hoarding objects Counting and recounting excessively Grouping or sequencing objects Repeating words spoken by self (palilalia) or others (echolalia[cincinnatichildrens.org] Demographics Almost one out of every 40 people suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder at some time in their lives.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Foster-Kennedy Syndrome

    […] touching things, and vocalisations such as repeating words or sounds (echolalia) and swearing (coprolalia).[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] […] the throat) Complex – a more severe version, including jumping, spinning in circles and compulsively touching things, and vocalisations such as repeating words or sounds (echolalia[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] […] sniffing, shrugging and grimacing) and vocalisations (such as grunting and clearing the throat) Complex – a more severe version, including jumping, spinning in circles and compulsively[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Malpuech Syndrome

    He maintained a low level of mental deficiency by age 17, with moments of compulsive echolalia. The incidence of Malpuech syndrome has not been determined.[en.wikipedia.org] He maintained a low level of mental deficiency by age 17, with moments of compulsive echolalia .[wiki30.com] He maintained a low level of mental deficiency by age 17, with moments of compulsive echolalia. [15] Epidemiology and history [ edit ] The incidence of Malpuech syndrome has[wikivisually.com]

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