frontotemporal


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fron·to·tem·po·ral

 (frŭn′tō-tĕm′pər-əl, -tĕm′prəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the frontal and temporal bones of the skull.
2. Of or relating to the frontal and temporal lobes of the brain.
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This form of Alzheimer's disease, a logopenic primary progressive aphasia, is very similar to the language variant of frontotemporal dementia (primary progressive aphasia).
Alzheimer's is the most common type of dementia, but there are many more such as vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies and frontotemporal dementia to name but a few.
Brain damage was prevented in mice with prion disease, and animals with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) reclaimed their memory.
FTD (Frontotemporal dementia) may cause loss of inhibition, but Terry was never very inhibited in the first place."
Other causes include vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, Parkinson's disease, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and normal pressure hydrocephalus.
Resumen Hemos elaborado una revision del estado actual del concepto emergente denominado consciencia del otro en la enfermedad de Alzheimer y la demencia frontotemporal de variante frontal.
Claudia died from frontotemporal dementia, and in Season 3, Stiles (Dylan O'Brien) feared he would have it too.
Most (92%, or 216) patients who developed dementia had probable Alzheimer's disease, while 9 had vascular dementia, 4 had Lewy body dementia, 3 had frontotemporal dementia, 1 had progressive supranuclear palsy, and 1 had dementia associated with normal pressure hydrocephalus.
Two years later, this same patient was completely nonverbal - a classic case of frontotemporal dementia, said Howard Rosen, MD, a neurologist Francisco.
Two years later, this same patient was completely nonverbal--a classic case of frontotemporal dementia, said Howard Rosen, MD, a neurologist affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco.
A spokesman for the Welsh-born comedian said: "Terry has been diagnosed with primary progressive aphasia, a variant of frontotemporal dementia.
The school kitchen assistant, from Splott, Cardiff, was forced to give up work following a diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia.

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