CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 342-345

Steele Richardson Olszewski syndrome


Department of Medicine, Padmashree Dr D Y Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune, India

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Vijayashree S Gokhale
Department of Medicine, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune, Maharashtra
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0975-2870.114671

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Parkinson's disease and its plus syndromes are an important cause of morbidity in the geriatric age group. Its plus syndromes show a myriad of clinical features characterized by progressive symptoms. Here we present a 65-year-old woman with progressive "Parkinsonian-like features," i.e., mask-like face, slowness of all movements and tendency to fall, and difficulty in eye movements, leading to the diagnosis of Steele Richardson Olszewski Syndrome or progressive supranuclear palsy.


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