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Symptoms, Risk Factors & Mild to Moderate Parkinson’s Disease Dementia Diagnosis

Symptom Signs of Mild to Moderate Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

A person with Parkinson’s disease dementia for at least two years, and in whom other dementias have been ruled out, may have Parkinson’s disease dementia if he or she has trouble with the following:
  • Executive function (meaning solving problems, planning and remembering… Symptoms, Risk Factors & Mild to Moderate Parkinson’s Disease Dementia Diagnosis   



    Types of Dementia Parkinson’s Disease

    Parkinson’s Disease is a common disorder of deep brain structures that help control movement. Over time, many people with Parkinson’s disease develop Parkinson’s Disease Dementia. The majority of Parkinson’s Disease patients over the age if 65 develop dementia within a few years. Even younger people with Parkinson’s Disease can develop dementia -  one community… Types of Dementia Parkinson’s Disease   



    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   



What is dementia?

ad diagnosing1 - agitation2 - sign of alzheimer's1 - vascular cognitive impairment1 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - wernicke's syndrome10 - lafora1 - berrios2 - amyloid beta8 - alcohol consumption1 - drug addiction1 - alcoholism1 - brain structure1 - neurotrophic factor1 - anxiety1 - health and wellness1 - mirna1 - muscle co-ordination1 - pd with dementia1 - amnesia1 - inflammation1 - cognitive deficits1 - heart attack2 - neurodegenerative disorder4 - saykin1 - dopamine-deficient worms1 - dopamine-producing neurons4 - pre-dementia stage1 - great mimicker1 - hydrocephalus1 -