Parkinson-s-disease Sentence Examples
The mainstay of treating Parkinson's disease is to replace dopamine in the brain.
E's can contain toxic other chemicals like MPTP, a drug known to cause irreversible Parkinson's disease.
The Guardian, Thursday 29 June Parkinson's disease is often misdiagnosed, according to new research.
Levodopa, the metabolic precursor of dopamine, relieves the symptoms of Parkinson's disease presumably by being converted to dopamine in the brain.
She had suffered various illnesses in recent years, including Parkinson's disease and died at her Connecticut home at 6pm British time yesterday.Advertisement
Permanent makeup can also make wearing cosmetics easier for people with motor-impairments like arthritis or Parkinson's disease who may lack the coordination to put on their own makeup.
Some long term users experience brain damage similar to Parkinson's Disease.
Fox left his successful sitcom Spin City after announcing that he had Parkinson's Disease.
The symptoms of Parkinson's disease include muscle contractions and stiffness.
Bromocriptine-Also known as Parlodel, it is a dopamine receptor agonist used to treat galactorrhea by reducing levels of the hormone prolactin and is also used to treat Parkinson's disease.Advertisement
Another study in 2003 found that people who had a history of a severe head injury were four times more likely to develop Parkinson's disease than the average population.
The cause of most cases of Parkinson's disease is unknown, although genes have been found for some familial forms.
Pallidotomy is a surgical procedure used to destroy part of the globus pallidus, which is thought to become overactive with certain disorders, such as Parkinson's disease.
Transplantation of fetal cells into the basal ganglia has produced mixed results in Parkinson's disease and is being researched for application in other movement disorders.
Levodopa (L-dopa)-A substance used in the treatment of Parkinson's disease.Advertisement
Once in the brain, it is converted to dopamine and thus can replace the dopamine lost in Parkinson's disease.
Drugs for Parkinson's Disease - any medications for Parkinsons disease react poorly to phenylalanine and prevent the drug from working.