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McKeith, "Visual perception in Parkinson disease dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies," Neurology, vol.
Risk of decline in functional activities in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer disease.
1996) Consensus guidelines for the clinical and pathological diagnosis of dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB).
Keywords: dementia with Lewy bodies, Lewy bodies, Parkinson disease with dementia
L, age 78, experiences visual and tactile hallucinations of bizarre creatures in her home that are related to dementia with Lewy bodies.
Washington, March 22 ( ANI ): Knowing whether a man acts out his dreams while sleeping could help predict if he's is developing dementia with Lewy bodies - the second most common form of dementia in the elderly - Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered.
The 3 most common pathologic diagnoses in neurodegenerative disorders are Alzheimer disease (AD), dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB or LBD), and frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD).
The 18F-FDG PET cingulate island sign and comparison to 123I-beta-CIT SPECT for diagnosis of dementia with Lewy bodies.
BACKGROUND: Brain iron promotes oxidative damage and protein oligomerization that result in highly prevalent age-related proteinopathies such as Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD), and Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB).
Caselli said he wondered how much the results of amyloid imaging will matter in the absence of better treatments because, of those who are misdiagnosed, most have another equally incurable diagnosis such as dementia with Lewy bodies or vascular dementia.
Second, the protein [alpha]-synuclein was found to be an important component of Lewy bodies, not just in the cases with mutations but in all cases of Parkinson's disease, and even in Lewy bodies associated with other disorders such as a condition known as dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB; Spillantini and Goedert 2000; Spillantini et al.