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What are common symptoms of progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)?

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Progressive supranuclear palsy is a rare neurological condition that can make you unable to walk, stiff, and prone to dizzy falling spells. You also may have:

  • Forgetfulness
  • Change in personality
  • Loss of interest in usual socializing with family and friends

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: "Progressive supranuclear palsy."

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: "Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Fact Sheet."

Foundation for PSP | CBP and Related Brain Diseases: "Frequently asked Questions."

Reviewed by Neil Lava on June 10, 2017

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: "Progressive supranuclear palsy."

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: "Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Fact Sheet."

Foundation for PSP | CBP and Related Brain Diseases: "Frequently asked Questions."

Reviewed by Neil Lava on June 10, 2017

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