Case Study 24

Mathias Toft, Zbigniew K. Wszolek

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationParkinsonian Disorders in Clinical Practice
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9781405196017
StatePublished - May 11 2009


  • Constipation and smell loss, non-motor symptoms occurring in de novo PD patients
  • Dystonic syndrome starting with focal signs or with functional dystonia
  • Fluid-attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR)
  • Multiple system atrophy (MSA)
  • Progressive encephalomyelitis with rigidity and myoclonus (PERM)
  • Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), presenting with parkinsonism
  • SCA2 expansion, resulting in typical PD
  • Urinary urgency and erectile dysfunction - common in MSA
  • Use of DAT SPECT, facilitating differential diagnosis in patients with isolated tremor symptoms
  • Wilson's disease, autosomal recessive disorder linking to mutation of ATP7B gene mapped to chromosome 13

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Neuroscience
  • General Medicine

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