Striato-nigral degeneration. Report of a case with an unusually short course and multiple system degenerations.

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A 50-year-old white woman with an 8-month history of Parkinson's syndrome which did not respond to levodopa therapy was found on pathological examination to have the topographical lesions of striato-nigral degeneration. In addition to those characteristic lesions, an associated degeneration of the optic pathways, from the level of the optic nerve to the… (More)

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@article{Buonanno1975StriatonigralDR, title={Striato-nigral degeneration. Report of a case with an unusually short course and multiple system degenerations.}, author={Ferdinando Buonanno and Ettore Nardelli and Luigi Onnis and Nicolo' Rizzuto}, journal={Journal of the neurological sciences}, year={1975}, volume={26 4}, pages={545-53} }