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Living with Dementia

Inheritable Dominant Disease

Huntington’s Disease (Huntington’s Chorea)

What is Huntington’s Disease?

Huntington’s diseaseHuntington’s disease is a progressive disease that results in the slow loss of affected brain cells. It is an inherited condition that begins in adulthood. At present, typical Huntington’s disease is a lethal condition. Huntington’s disease is characterised by involuntary movements, dementia and psychological disturbances that worsen as the… Huntington’s Disease (Huntington’s Chorea)   

What is dementia?

quetiapine1 - difficulties with swallowing1 - alcohol consumption1 - morphometry1 - prion disease1 - glucose metabolism2 - perchloroethylene1 - structural changes1 - dementia care4 - emotional distress1 - beta-amyloid peptides1 - adam101 - alzheimer's society2 - alzheimers disease center1 - movement tremors1 - basal ganglia1 - dementia types1 - incident dementia1 - depressive pseudodementia1 - psychiatric status rating scales1 - islet amyloid polypeptide1 - neurotransmitter1 - progression of dementia1 - alzheimer's changes2 - tuberculosis1 - protein alpha-synuclein1 - dementia risk4 - forms of dementia2 - motor coordination1 - inherited condition1 -