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A 32-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me about early signs of parkinson's disease?

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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery 40 years experience
Parkinson's Disease: Early signs are gait or walking difficulties, tremor in the hands which are described as "pill-rolling" like someone is rolling a pill between the thumb and index finger. Though unusual an early sign can be slurring of the speech.
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What are the early signs of msa and or Parkinson's disease ? Early on what are the subtle signs?

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Well reviewed : Let me direct you to the mayo clinic http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-conditions/parkinsons-disease/basics/symptoms/con-20028488 in summary tremor, slower movements, rigid muscles, impaired posture/balance, smaller writing, speech changes, loss of automatic movements. Keep in mind each of these symptoms taken alone are less likely to be msa or parkinson's and at your age (.
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A 16-year-old male asked:

What are the early signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease? Also behaviours?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. R. Jan Gurley
34 years experience
Tremors: Parkinson's if most often a disease of mid- to late- life (ages 50 and up). But, as michael j. Fox shows, it can happen early to some people. Parkinson's disease usually manifests as a certain kind of tremor. The affected person's face can be less mobile or expressive, and, eventually, it becomes harder and harder to initiate movements, like standing up from a chair.
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A 32-year-old member asked:

How to know if I have early sign of parkinsons?

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Dr. Walter Husar
Neurology 34 years experience
Parkinson's: Signs of slowness, stiffness, tremor or gait abnormality should be seen and evaluated by a physician.
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A 44-year-old member asked:

What are early signs of parkinson's?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology 20 years experience
Symptoms parkinsons: Symptoms of parkinsons may be slowness of movement, a tremor in one hand at rest, changes in the voice, unexplained falling, or trouble turning over in bed or fastening buttons on shirt.
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A 39-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me what to expect from Parkinson's disease?

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Dr. Eliezer Schwartz
Clinical Psychology 44 years experience
Mayo Clinic!: Usually, a treating neurologist can provide very specific information to a patient. If you want to read on your own, the mayo clinic has a very good webpage (http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-conditions/parkinsons-disease.
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