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I have Festinating Gait, not Parkinson’s but often called…

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I have Festinating Gait...

I have Festinating Gait , not Parkinson’s but often called parkinsen gait

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

Treated with physical therapy and learning how to walk again. Making progress , but it is exhausting. When I am rested and sure footed I walk without aid and stand erect. Problem is when I am tired

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

2 months ago, I had insignificant Tai or Tia stroke. MRI revealed no damage nor did I feel any New damage. Stopped smoking cigars (1 a week now)

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