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Living with Dementia

Inherited Condition

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)   



Dementia

amyloidosis1 - regular exercise1 - frontotemporal degeneration1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - learning1 - movement disorders1 - sleep apnea1 - subjective cognitive decline1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - ßsecretase-11 - sinequan1 - mental confusion4 - perusini1 - beta-blocker drugs1 - symptomatic memory loss1 - cognitive dysfunction4 - alzheimer's symptoms2 - long-term memory1 - cerebral blood vessels1 - symptoms of dementia3 - startle myoclonus1 - synthetic tau fibrils1 - behavioral symptoms1 - dementia of lewy body1 - irreversible dementia syndrome1 - alcohol-related brain damage1 - mycobacterium tuberculosis1 - beta amyloid plaques1 - quantitative structural neuroimaging1 - cause tuberculosis1 -