Pain in Parkinson's Disease Associated with COMT Gene Polymorphisms

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BACKGROUND PD patients present high incidence of pain with unknown pathogenesis. Objective. We investigated the relation of COMT polymorphisms rs4633 and rs6267 with PD pain. SUBJECTS AND METHODS One hundred PD patients and 105 controls were evaluated with simplified Mc GILL pain scale and VAS scale. PD patients were assessed with H&Y grade, UPDRS score… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2014/304203

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