Conditions InDepth: Parkinson’s Disease
Parkinson's disease is a gradually progressive degenerative disorder of the central nervous system. Parkinson's disease belongs to a group of conditions called movement disorders. There are four characteristic problems caused by Parkinson's disease, including tremor at rest, balance problems, stiffness, and slowness of movement.
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- Review Date: 09/2013
- Update Date: 09/30/2013