Serum Iron, Vitamin B12 and Folic Acid Levels in Parkinson’s Disease

  title={Serum Iron, Vitamin B12 and Folic Acid Levels in Parkinson’s Disease},
  author={Gulizar Madenci and Şule Bilen and Berna Arli and Mustafa Saka and F. Burak Ak},
  journal={Neurochemical Research},
We aimed to investigate possible associations between systemic iron metabolism deficiency and Parkinson’s disease, and also to research any possible correlations between stage of the disease and vitamin B12 and folic acid levels. 33 male and 27 female patients diagnosed with idiopathic Parkinson’s disease and 22 male and 20 female age- and sex-matched controls were enrolled in the study. Having the diagnosis of secondary Parkinsonism or Parkinson plus syndromes, and for the females, not being… CONTINUE READING
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