Despite recessive inheritance, X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (Lubag disease) has also been described in women presenting with a late-onset isolated parkinsonian syndrome. Interestingly, unlike in other populations, there is a slight female predominance in the prevalence of parkinsonism in the Philippines.
In a Filipino woman with ...
JAMA Neurol. Published online July 07, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.56