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parkinsonian

 [pahr″kin-so´ne-an]
pertaining to parkinsonism.
parkinsonian syndrome any disorder manifesting the symptoms of parkinson's disease.

par·kin·so·ni·an

(par-kin-sō'nē-an),
Relating to or the suffering from parkinsonism (1).

parkinsonian

par·kin·so·ni·an

(pahr'kin-sō'nē-ăn)
Relating to or the suffering from parkinsonism (1).
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This imaging agent is a step in the right direction for the timely and accurate diagnosis of patients with parkinsonian syndromes, including Parkinson's disease," said Toby Yaltho, M.
PDQL-TR Parkinsonian symptoms subdomain was highly correlated with UPDRS II (activity of daily living) and III (motor symptoms), PDQL-TR ES subdomain showed the highest correlation with UPDRS I (mentation, behaviour; mood) as shown in the Table I.
Speech abnormalities are common in all of the Parkinsonian syndromes and in MSA, and there is often a mixed dysarthria (problems in articulating speech) with ataxic and spastic elements.
Although Parkinsonian tremors typically disappear during sleep and are reduced during relaxation periods, the effects of hypnosis on this type of movement disorder have been generally ignored.
The combined impairment of the 2 systems following exposure to (R)-NMSal was likely sufficient to induce the parkinsonian syndrome.
The goal of this study was to determine the efficacy of amantadine on parkinsonian symptoms and dyskinesias as well as its tolerability as seen in day-to-day practice at a tertiary referral center.
Therapeutic doses of GT1512 can be dissolved in a modest quantity of water that can be swallowed easily by Parkinsonian patients.
Her shoulder pain first occurred on the side of her first parkinsonian symptom (right foot tremor).
Because the Parkinsonian "work" lawmakers do to fill the time allotted to them consists to a large extent of sitting in committee meetings at which a parade of government managers, state employees, and special interest lobbyists make the case for how much their pet program is "needed" and would be "sliced to the bone" unless the state raises taxes.
The association between MPTP pollution and parkinsonian symptoms has led investigators to suspect agricultural chemicals to be responsible for the rise in Parkinson's disease among farmers.
The combination of gait/balance impairment with cognitive impairment is problematic, especially in Lewy Body Dementia, which tends to have some parkinsonian features, fluctuation in cognitive impairment and hallucinations.
In this report, dramatic pictures are shown of a patient gaining temporary control of parkinsonian symptoms after accidentally ingesting Ecstasy.