Infections and Changes in Commensal Bacteria and the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease

Infections and Changes in Commensal Bacteria and the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease
J Parkinsons Dis. 2022 Jun 16. doi: 10.3233/JPD-223271. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTThe cause of Parkinson's disease (PD) is unknown, but environmental factors are purported to influence risk. Interest in PD as a sequel of infection dates back to reports of parkinsonism arising from encephalitis lethargica. The objective of this paper is to review the literature as it relates to infections ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-06-20By Kathleen M Shannon