Psychogenic (functional) parkinsonism.

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Psychogenic parkinsonism (PP), although often quite disabling, is one of the least commonly reported subtypes of psychogenic movement disorders. There are certain features that help distinguish PP from idiopathic Parkinson's disease, such as abrupt onset, early disability, bilateral shaking and slowness, nondecremental slowness when performing repetitive… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-801772-2.00022-9

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@article{Thenganatt2016PsychogenicP, title={Psychogenic (functional) parkinsonism.}, author={Mary Ann Thenganatt and Joseph Jankovic}, journal={Handbook of clinical neurology}, year={2016}, volume={139}, pages={259-262} }