‘Big step forward’: New lab tests may accelerate Parkinson’s diagnosis and research

CNN Health, April 13, 2023

A lab test that can tell doctors if someone has Parkinson’s disease is a long-sought goal of researchers.

Doctors currently diagnose the progressive condition by looking for telltale physical symptoms: tremors, a halting gait, stiffness or trouble balancing. About 90,000 Americans are diagnosed on the basis of these symptoms each year…READ MORE

 

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