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  1. Dementia. Parkinson’s disease is an idiopathic, slowly progressive, degenerative central nervous system disorder that usually starts on one side of the body and later affects the contralateral side. The 4 primary symptoms of ParkinsonŐs disease are tremor at rest at a frequency of 4 to 5 Hz, rigidity, bradykinesia, and postural instability.

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