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Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (cont.)

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In general, drug therapy helps only a few people with PSP, and the improvement is mild and temporary.

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Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), also known as Steele-Richardson-Olszewski syndrome, is a neurodegenerative disease that affects cognition, eye movements, and posture

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