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Distinguishing Dementia with Lewy Bodies from Parkinson's Disease with Dementia

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Description:

Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) and Parkinson's Disease with dementia may overlap clinically and pathologically. Some would say that trying to distinguish the two conditions is futile, since they represent different presentations of the same pathologic process.

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