Age of onset

Reports of the mean age at onset of OCD in children and adolescents have ranged from 9.0 years in referred subjects (l2> to 12.8 years in a community sample.(7) In the NIMH study, boys tended to have an earlier (prepubertal) onset, whereas girls were more likely to have a later (pubertal) onset. (3) The onset of tics usually occurs between 2 and 15 years of age, with a mean at about 7 years.(l3) Children between the ages of 7 and 11 years appear to have the highest rate of tics. Phonic tics usually begin 1 or 2 years after motor symptoms.

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