Parkinson's disease is a progressive nervous disease
associated with the destruction of brain cells that produce dopamine
and characterized by muscular tremor, slowing of movement, partial
facial paralysis, peculiarity of gait and posture, and weakness.
Trembling in hands, arms, legs, jaw, and face
Spectrum of Infection
Mode of Inheritance
in the following genes can cause Parkinson's Disease.
Chromosomes 1, 6, 5, 12 are affected by PD
DJ1, PINK1, and LRRK2 were found in recessively inherited
Parkinson's disease, found in a child whose parents never got the