Parkinson disease

(PAR-kin-sun dih-ZEEZ)

A progressive disorder of the nervous system marked by muscle tremors, muscle rigidity, decreased mobility, stooped posture, slow voluntary movements, and a mask-like facial expression.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "Parkinson disease"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "enfermedad de Parkinson"

Trastorno progresivo del sistema nervioso que se caracteriza por temblores musculares, rigidez muscular, movilidad reducida, postura agachada, movimientos voluntarios lentos y una expresión facial similar a una máscara.