Pain is common in Parkinson's disease

HANAGASI H. A., AKAT S., Gurvit H., Yazici J., Emre M.

CLINICAL NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY, vol.113, no.1, pp.11-13, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Objective and background: Patients with Parkinson's disease may present with severe or intractable pain, which can be more distressing than the motor disability. The aim of this prospective study was to assess the prevalence of pain and underlying causes in patients with idiopathic Parkinson's disease.