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Parkinson's disease [HAPP-L]



My dad died "of Parkinson's syndrome" last year. In actuality 
Parkinson's cannot kill -- the patient dies of secondary causes, 
typically (1) stroke or (2) problems resulting from lack of mobility 
(i.e. kidney infection, pneumonia).

Hope this helps

Bob
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Robert B. Tallitsch, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology
Augustana College
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