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Parkinson disease 6, early-onset

Introduction: Parkinson disease 6, early-onset

Description of Parkinson disease 6, early-onset

Parkinson disease 6, early-onset (medical condition): Type 6 Parkinson disease is an early-onset form of...more »

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Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6):
  »Introduction: Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)
  »Symptoms of Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)
  »Treatments for Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)

Parkinson disease 6, early-onset: Related Topics

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Parkinson disease 6, early-onset as a Disease

Parkinson disease 6, early-onset: Another name for Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6) (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)
  »Symptoms of Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)
  »Treatments for Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)

Parkinson disease 6, early-onset: Related Diseases

Parkinson disease 6, early-onset: Parkinson disease 6, early-onset is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Parkinson disease 6, early-onset (Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6))

Some of the symptoms of Parkinson disease 6, early-onset incude:

Treatments for Parkinson disease 6, early-onset (Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6))

Treatments for Parkinson disease 6, early-onset (Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6)) include:

  • There is no cure for the disease but various therapies may improve quality of life and comfort: support group, adequate nutrition, exercise, physiotherapy, rehabilitation and regular health checks. Medications that may help some patients include Levodopa, COMT inhibitors (e.g. Tolcapone, Entacapone), dopamine agonists and MAO-B inhibitors, anticholinergic drugs - the benefits of these medications often have to be weighed up against the side effects. Surgical procedures such as deep brain stimulation and pallidotomy may also help some patients. Complementary therapies can also improve symptoms and the more notable ones include: supplements of L-tyrosine, ferrous iron, pyridoxine, NADH, THFA, coenzyme Q10 and plant-derived mucuna may provide varying degrees of benefit.

Treatment of Parkinson disease 6, early-onset: For more treatment information about Parkinson disease 6, early-onset, see treatment of Parkinson disease 6, autosomal recessive early-onset (PARK6) (Parkinson disease 6, early-onset)

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