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Progressive Supranuclear Palsy


Important points

Males > Females 60/70 year of age

Atypical parkinsonism
  • Lack of resting tremor

Tau pathology (''Tauopathy'')

  • Risk factors: head trauma,vascular disease, drugs

  • Prognosis: death in 5-10 years

  • Treatment: L-Dopa