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New findings, imaging may aid diagnosis of concomitant AD in patients with Parkinson’s disease dementia

Dementia is a frequent complication of Parkinson’s disease (PD), but it is clinically impossible to distinguish PD dementia (PDD), which develops from the progression of the Lewy body pathology that underlies PD, from PD with coexistent Alzheimer’s disease (PDAD). Both have similar characteristics. A team of scientists has found that PDAD patients have much… New findings, imaging may aid diagnosis of concomitant AD in patients with Parkinson’s disease dementia   



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