Vitamin D from different sources is inversely associated with Parkinson disease.

  title={Vitamin D from different sources is inversely associated with Parkinson disease.},
  author={Liyong Wang and Marian Leslie Evatt and Lizmarie G Maldonado and William G. Perry and James Carl Ritchie and Gary W. Beecham and Eden Martin and Jonathan L. Haines and Margaret A. Pericak-Vance and Jeffery M. Vance and William K. Scott},
  journal={Movement disorders : official journal of the Movement Disorder Society},
  volume={30 4},
An inverse association between Parkinson disease (PD) and total vitamin D levels has been reported, but whether vitamin D from different sources, that is, 25(OH)D2 (from diet and supplements) and 25(OH)D3 (mainly from sunlight exposure), all contribute to the association is unknown. Plasma total 25(OH)D, 25(OH)D2, and 25(OH)D3 levels were measured by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry in PD patients (n = 478) and controls (n = 431). Total 25(OH)D was categorized by clinical… CONTINUE READING
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