supranuclear


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supranuclear

[¦sü·prə′nü·klē·ər]
(anatomy)
In the nervous system, central to a nucleus.
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This collaboration has the potential to address the needs of patients who live with conditions such as Alzheimer's disease, progressive supranuclear palsy and frontotemporal dementia."
Coverage encompasses visual fields, supranuclear and internuclear gaze pathways, nystagmus and related ocular oscillations, syndromes of the cranial nerves, cavernous sinus syndrome, the pupil, the swollen optic disc, optic atrophy, myasthenia and ocular myopathies, eyelid disorders, headache, carotid artery disease and the eye, nonorganic visual disorders, disorders of higher visual function, neurocutaneous disorders, and neuroimaging.
It has now been over 50 years since progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) was first described as a progressive neurological disorder with motor, ocular, and cognitive features [1].
Williams fought valiantly against Progressive Supranuclear Palsy since 2004.
Most (92%, or 216) patients who developed dementia had probable Alzheimer's disease, while 9 had vascular dementia, 4 had Lewy body dementia, 3 had frontotemporal dementia, 1 had progressive supranuclear palsy, and 1 had dementia associated with normal pressure hydrocephalus.
The picture shows the mayor, Councillor Brenda Forster, Tom Blenkinsop MP and the town mayor, Councillor Mike Hodgson | Below, The Teesside Bichon Frise meet-up was a huge success, with 55 Bichon Frises turning up together with their owners | Stockton Unitarians chose to support the Progressive Supranuclear Palsy charity in 2015/16.
Postural instability and frequent falls, dysarthria, bradykinesia, and supranuclear gaze palsy, are the main clinical manifestations of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), but those that are associated with striopallidodentate calcification, have been rarely reported.
At their most recent follow-up visit, 104 of these participants had been diagnosed as having Parkinson's disease (PD), 11 as having multiple system atrophy, and 13 as having progressive supranuclear palsy.
Her dad, Bob Burke, has battled Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) - for which there is no cure and the life expectancy is around seven years - since 2011.
(10) have showed that the anteroposterior diameter of the inferior portion of the pons in MSA-C patients is lower when compared to patients in the control group or with progressive supranuclear palsy.
[USPRwire, Mon Sep 07 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Progressive Supranuclear Palsy - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Progressive Supranuclear Palsy's therapeutic pipeline.