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When do we know when, initial tremore syndrome becomes Parkinsons
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My mother (75 year-old, osteoarthritis, depression) was diagnosed with PD one month ago. I was worried about slowliness, confusion and lack of concentration and, suspecting dementia, led her to a neurologist. To my surprise, after a very...
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What does a movement disorders specialist do to rule in or rule out Parkinson's? What questions should I ask a MDS? I am seeing one this Monday, Jan. 28. Any response appreciated, thanks!
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4306205 tn?1352533703
Im 36 year old female ive had right hand resting tremor for 4 years and is now starting in my fingers....my right leg shakes when lifting it in air and muscles are sore and stiff.....i have trouble getting out of sitting position and hav...
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I am 43 years old. I have developed some symptoms that have me puzzled. About 5 months ago, my teeth started chattering. It was only once in a while at first. Now, it's pretty much all of the time. I haven't noticed anything that lessens...
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I just discovered that Levodopa can suddenly drop blood pressure. My dad is taking it on a trial basis. He has had orthostatic bp issues in the past-and it seems as if the levodopa is causing it again. His MD office is closed. How harmfu...
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I am 38, I have been suffering from stiffness of the legs which have caused me to fall initially the ER Dr. felt it was stroke and had me airlifted ....thankfully not a stroke, not MS, well conflicting opionions but this has been going o...
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4059843 tn?1454481984
Well my grandma has Parkinsons disease, and we only ofund out a few months ago. She goes to physio, and has regained SOME of her balance, but is beginning to shake alot. I was just wondering, how far along the track will the memory loss ...
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Hello, I am a 61-years-old man who was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease one year ago with first degree symptoms (trembling of the right hand, slight difficulty swallowing). I was perscribed Sifrol Pramipexol and I take it once a day. ...
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I am diagosed with REM sleep disorder, treated with some success by Clonapen. I am lost much of my sense of smell and taste. I suffer with chronic depression and fatigue. Although the recent results of a neuropsychological eval were "...
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is there documented support linking dystonias with fentanyl patches
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My sister was diagnosed with Parkinson at 44 years. She is going to start her treatment. I have read they can cause alucinations and faintings among other side effects. I have been thinking: it wouldn't be wise to drive if she doesn't ...
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Dear all, I would truly appreciate if I could find someone to give yo ur opinion on my condition. The thing is that a month ago, I woke up in the morning with a stiff right side knee which started to crack immediately as I walked...
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I have early stage Parkinsons. Has anyone tolerated one dopamine agonist better than another? Do you prefer Requip or Mirapex?
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My grandmother has been seeing her neurologist for pd. he does not specialize in this disease and also saw my grandpa when he was alive. He died from Alzheimer's. I have been caring for my grandma for the last 3 year and trying to convi...
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Hello, my symptoms began about 4 months ago following an incident at a music festival where I consumed an excess amount of MDMA, which I had never done before (and never will again). I either had a very severe panic attack (which I'd ...
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I Have had PD for 8 years and I also have samter's syndrome (asthma, nasal polyps and aspirin sensitivity). I am sometimes given a prescription for a prednisone burst ( 6 -12 days).My PD symptoms are much milder while I am on the predni...
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My Mom has parkinsons (from 2008)and takes Syndopa plus and Adcapone.She takes medicine for BP and clodrel and Calcium . She had a lumpectomy to remove a malignant tumor from her right breast in Aug 2010 and now a small lump has started...
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2094653 tn?1334271173
Hi guys today my father n law blacked out while using the bathroom he has parkinsons along with many other health issues an I am not familiar with this disease can anyone fill me.in please.
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Hello every body. My father a 70 year old man, he fractured his femoral neck in last june. He under went a surgical procedure PFN that was successful. He was advised for bed rest for two month ( not to stand on foot , can only sit on ...
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