What is progressive supranuclear palsy?

Progressive supranuclear palsy is a rare neurodegenerative disorder characterized by gait and balance difficulties and loss of coordination of eye movements.

How do members experience progressive supranuclear palsy?

Top 5 symptoms reported by people with progressive supranuclear palsy*

*Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.

Top treatments taken by people for progressive supranuclear palsy*

Who has progressive supranuclear palsy on PatientsLikeMe?


Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 6
40s 12
50s 11
60s 56
70+ 167

Distribution of sex


Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 119
Female 131