[Pathomechanism of dyskinesia associated with treatment of Parkinson disease with levodopa].

Abstract

The 5-HIAA/HVA ratio was determined in the cerebrospinal fluid in 5 patients with Parkinson's disease with L-DOPA preparations in which drug-induced dyskineses developed, in 5 patients treated with L-DOPA without dyskineses, and 10 controls. A decrease in the 5-HIAA/HVA ratio was observed in the group with dyskineses as compared with patients without… (More)

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