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Atypical form of Alzheimer’s disease may be present in a more widespread number of patients

Neuroscientists at Mayo Clinic in Florida have defined a subtype of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) that they say is neither well recognized nor treated appropriately.

The variant, called hippocampal sparing AD, made up 11 percent of the 1,821 AD-confirmed brains examined by Mayo Clinic researchers - suggesting this subtype is relatively widespread in the general… Atypical form of Alzheimer’s disease may be present in a more widespread number of patients   



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