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Gray Matter

Researchers discover gender-based differences in Alzheimer’s disease

All patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) lose brain cells, which leads to a shrinking, or atrophy, of the brain. But the pattern of gray matter loss is significantly different in men and women, according to a study presented today at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

“We found that… Researchers discover gender-based differences in Alzheimer’s disease   



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