Substantia nigra micro-haemorrhage causing ipsilateral unilateral Parkinsonism and abnormal dopamine transporter scan uptake

Substantia nigra micro-haemorrhage causing ipsilateral unilateral Parkinsonism and abnormal dopamine transporter scan uptake
BJR Case Rep. 2020 Oct 8;7(1):20200118. doi: 10.1259/bjrcr.20200118. eCollection 2021 Feb 1.ABSTRACTParkinsonism is a commonly seen movement disorder syndrome with neurodegenerative and non-neurodegenerative causes. Presynaptic dopamine transporter (DaT) single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) imaging is the most commonly used imaging technique in clinical practice to differentiate degenerative Parkinson's disease (PD) and PD plus syndromes from other causes such as essential ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-02-22By Aliaa Ghoneim