Reversible Pisa syndrome in patients with Parkinson’s disease on dopaminergic therapy

@article{Cannas2009ReversiblePS,
  title={Reversible Pisa syndrome in patients with Parkinson’s disease on dopaminergic therapy},
  author={Dr. A. Cannas and Paolo Solla and Gianluca Floris and Paolo Tacconi and Alessandra Serra and Mario Piga and Francesco Marrosu and Maria Giovanna Marrosu},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
  year={2009},
  volume={256},
  pages={390-395}
}
The wide variability of dystonic postures manifested in the clinical course of Parkinson’s disease (PD) represents a complicated on-going issue. Several recently published reports of Pisa syndrome (PS) in parkinsonian patients on dopaminergic therapy have described a variable means of onset and clinical course of this truncal dystonia. To describe PD patients with PS, with the aim of stressing the frequent iatrogenic origin and potential reversibility of this syndrome during the initial stages… CONTINUE READING

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