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Disease Parkinson Disease, Secondary

Name Parkinson Disease, Secondary
Synonyms Atherosclerotic Parkinsonism | Parkinson Disease, Secondary Vascular | Parkinson Disease, Symptomatic | Parkinsonism, Atherosclerotic | Parkinsonism, Secondary | Parkinsonism, Symptomatic | Secondary Parkinson Disease | Secondary Parkinsonism | Secondary Vascular Parkinson Disease | Symptomatic Parkinson Disease | Symptomatic Parkinsonism
Definition Conditions which feature clinical manifestations resembling primary Parkinson disease that are caused by a known or suspected condition. Examples include parkinsonism caused by vascular injury, drugs, trauma, toxin exposure, neoplasms, infections and degenerative or hereditary conditions. Clinical features may include bradykinesia, rigidity, parkinsonian gait, and masked facies. In general, tremor is less prominent in secondary parkinsonism than in the primary form. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1998, Ch38, pp39-42)
Categories Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D010302
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2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Movement Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parkinsonian Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Parkinson Disease, Secondary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Parkinson Disease, Secondary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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