Aylan Gimzal

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Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) is an autoimmune disorder that is triggered by group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal infections. ARF consists of several combinations of carditis, polyarthritis and Sydenham's chorea, and rarely seen erythema marginatum and subcutaneous nodules. Sydenham's chorea is seen in about 20% of patients with ARF. As a late symptom of ARF,(More)
It is essential to determine whether memory impairment is accompanied by impairment in other cognitive areas in patients presenting with the complaint of forgetfulness. Furthermore, it should be established whether this impairment is associated with normal aging or dementia. Several terms have been suggested to identify cognitive disorders without dementia.(More)
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