Lee Jacklyn

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Parkinson's disease and parkinsonism

Parkinson’s disease and Parkinsonism I. What every physician needs to know. Idiopathic Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurologic disorder characterized by motor dysfunction including rest tremor, bradykinesia, postural instability and rigidity of movement. Symptoms can progress to include speech and swallowing problems, and in some cases, dementia or psychosis. Continue Reading While the exact mechanism…

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