Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Movement Disorders Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP, Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome) is a neurodegenerative disease with loss of neurons in the basal ganglia (pallidum, substantia nigra, subthalamic nucleus) and brainstem. The most important clinical signs are postural instability and a vertical gaze palsy combined with parkinsonian symptoms.
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Active clinical PSP therapy study.
eMedicine Health - Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of PSP, a rare degenerative disease of the brain.
NHS Choices: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Provides information on this condition in which increasing numbers of brain cells become damaged over time. Includes details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and complications.
NORD: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Information from the National Organization for Rare Disorders about progressive supranuclear palsy.
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke fact sheet.
PSP Pathology Case
Clinical history, specimens and microscopic description.
Disease and research information and a PSP newsletter.
Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy: Some Answers
Frequently asked questions about symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and research.
WebMD Health: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Causes, risk factors, signs and symptoms, therapy and prognosis of PSP.
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