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Parkinson's Disease

Non-Palsy Parkinsons

01/07/2001

Question:

Is there a disease known as "non-palsy Parkinsons"? If so, what are the symptoms and treatment? Thank you

Answer:

I am not aware of such a term. Possibly you refer to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy which is an atypical form of parkinsonism.

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Response by:

Arif Dalvi, MD
Assistant Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati