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Autonomic Dysfunction in the Elderly

William P. Cheshire, Jr.

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/9780195369298.003.0034
Autonomic Dysfunction in the Elderly

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Chapter 34 discusses disorders of the autonomic nervous system that commonly occur with advancing age, including control of body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure, regional blood flow, pupillary size, lacrimation, salivation, gastrointestinal transit, urinary bladder emptying, and sexual function.

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Subjects: Neurology

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