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Parkinson’s Disease

Stanley Fahn

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780195369298
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323012 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195369298.003.0022
Parkinson’s Disease

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Chapter 22 discusses Parkinson's disease (PD), its history and description, as well as pathophysiology, genetic contributions, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment (including surgical therapy and the role of the neurosurgeon).

Chapter.  7989 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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