Autonomic dysfunction in parkinsonian LRRK2 mutation carriers.


INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to compare autonomic function in PD symptomatic carriers of the LRRK2 mutations and idiopathic Parkinson's disease (iPD) patients. MATERIAL AND METHODS We studied 25 PD patients: 12 with the LRRK2 mutation (6 G2019S and 6 R1441G), and 13 with iPD. All patients underwent blood pressure and heart rate monitoring during… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2013.05.008