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Early Detection of Parkinson's Disease

A study has found that people in whom an area of the brain responsible for producing dopamine interacts a certain way with ultrasound waves are much more likely to develop Parkinson's disease. Doctors are searching for ways of identifying people at risk for Parkinson's - and the ultrasound effect could provide the basis for an early diagnosis.

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