Menstrual-related fluctuations in Parkinson's disease

Authors

  • Dr. Niall P. Quinn,

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    1. MRC Movement Disorders Research Group, University Department of Neurology, and Parkinson's Disease Society Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry and King's College Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    • MRC Movement Disorders Research Group, University Department of Neurology, King's College Hospital Medical School, Denmark Hill, London SE5, U.K.
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  • C. David Marsden

    1. MRC Movement Disorders Research Group, University Department of Neurology, and Parkinson's Disease Society Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry and King's College Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
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Abstract

Eleven of 12 premenopausal women with idiopathic Parkinson's disease recognised an increased severity of their symptoms for a few days before and during menstruation.

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