Clinical Autonomic Research

, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 65–68

The core body temperature rhythm is altered in progressive supranuclear palsy

Authors

    • Dept. of NeurologyDokkyo Medical University
  • Tomoyuki Miyamoto
    • Dept. of NeurologyDokkyo Medical University
  • Masayuki Miyamoto
    • Dept. of NeurologyDokkyo Medical University
  • Koichi Hirata
    • Dept. of NeurologyDokkyo Medical University
RESEARCH LETTER

DOI: 10.1007/s10286-009-0510-7

Cite this article as:
Suzuki, K., Miyamoto, T., Miyamoto, M. et al. Clin Auton Res (2009) 19: 65. doi:10.1007/s10286-009-0510-7
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Abstract

We measured circadian rhythmicity in rectal temperature change and found that the amplitude of body temperature was significantly reduced in patients with progressive supranuclear palsy compared to those with Parkinson disease.

Keywords

core body temperaturecircadian rhythmprogressive supranuclear palsyParkinson disease

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