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What are the tests for progressive supranuclear palsy?

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In brief: Good History & exam!

Good history & exam are the keys.
In expert hands, that is all you really need. However, a new test/imaging procedure called datscan can determine if the person is suffering from a true Dopamine degenerative state (parkinsonian sundrome) or not, it cannot destinguish b/w these parkinsonian syndromes, however!

In brief: Good History & exam!

Good history & exam are the keys.
In expert hands, that is all you really need. However, a new test/imaging procedure called datscan can determine if the person is suffering from a true Dopamine degenerative state (parkinsonian sundrome) or not, it cannot destinguish b/w these parkinsonian syndromes, however!
Dr. Robert Hutchman
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