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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Plate, A; Benninghoff, J; Jansen, GH; Wlasich, E; Eigenbrod, S; Drzezga, A; Jansen, NL; Kretzschmar, HA; Bötzel, K; Rujescu, D; Danek, A 
Title:
Atypical parkinsonism due to a D202N Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker prion protein mutation: first in vivo diagnosed case. 
Abstract:
Parkinsonism with dopa-sensitivity and a correlating DaTSCAN turned out to be due to a D202N mutation which is associated with the Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker (GSS) disease.We report a 51-year old female who presented with left-dominant parkinsonism and a positive DaTSCAN. She was diagnosed with idiopathic Parkinson's syndrome. Dopaminergic medication reduced her symptoms. In addition, punding-like behavior, deficits in organizing daily life and abnormal sleep behavior were reported. Neuropsy...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Mov Disord 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
28 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
241-4 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0885-3185 
TUM Institution:
Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik