Maria L Moro-De-Casillas

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Leucoencephalopathy with neuroaxonal spheroids (LENAS) is a rare disease of cerebral and cerebellar white matter. LENAS usually presents as a disorder of cognition and behaviour, or with gait dysfunction and ataxia. This report describes a patient who had a 14 year course of progressive neurological decline consistent with a clinical diagnosis of probable(More)
The impact of excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) on road test performance was examined in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). Twenty-one patients with PD completed the Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) and an on-road driving test. Five participants had EDS according to their self-report on the ESS. Neither EDS nor PD medications were associated with(More)
We examined the relationship between testosterone levels, violent dreams, and REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) in 31 men with Parkinson's disease (PD): 12 with clinical RBD and 19 without. All PD patients with clinical RBD experienced violent dreams, but none of the 19 non-RBD patients reported violent dreams. While dream content appears to be more(More)
Leucoencephalopathy with neuroaxonal spheroids (LENAS) is a rare disease of cerebral and cerebellar white matter. LENAS usually presents as a disorder of cognition and behaviour, or with gait dysfunction and ataxia. This report describes a patient who had a 14 year course of progressive neurological decline consistent with a clinical diagnosis of probable(More)
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