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what is the prognosis for progressive supranuclear palsy?

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Dr. Indravadan Gatiwala
41 years experience Neurology
Fair to poor: Fair to poor, depends on how severe it is.
Answered on Nov 21, 2012
Dr. Kenneth Reichert
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Supranuclear palsy: Unfortunately, no known treatment other than supportive care for supranuclear palsy exists. The average person is in their 60's when diagnosed. Life expectancy averages 7 years after diagnosis.
Answered on Aug 22, 2013
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