First-degree Relatives at Higher Risk of Parkinson’s, Other Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Study Finds

First-degree Relatives at Higher Risk of Parkinson’s, Other Neuropsychiatric Disorders, Study Finds
First-degree relatives of Parkinson’s patients are more likely to develop the disease and are at a higher risk for other neuropsychiatric disorders, a study shows. The study, “Familial aggregation of Parkinson’s disease and coaggregation with neuropsychiatric diseases: a population-based cohort study,” was published in Clinical Epidemiology. Most Parkinson’s cases are considered to be sporadic, but several studies have suggested that the ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2018-06-04By Alice Melão