Classic progressive supranuclear palsy syndrome
Synonyms: Classic PSP syndrome | Richardson syndrome | Steele-Richardson-Olszewski disease
A classical form of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) a rare late-onset neurodegenerative disease characterized by slowing of vertical saccadic eye movements falls due to postural instability axial akinetic-rigid syndrome and cognitive impairment. Difficulties in speech and swallowing may develop.
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