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Other Parkinsonian Disorders

Nabila Dahodwala, Amy Colcher and Matthew B. Stern

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/9780195369298.003.0023
Other Parkinsonian Disorders

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Chapter 23 discusses the principal primary and secondary causes of parkinsonian disorders, including Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia , as well as other less-common neurodegenerative diseases associated with parkinsonism or atypical parkinsonian disorders, including progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), multiple system atrophy (MSA), corticobasal degeneration (CBD), and secondary causes including drug-induced and vascular parkinsonism.

Chapter.  5297 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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