Differential diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

  title={Differential diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease},
  author={David S Geldmacher and Peter Whitehouse},
  pages={2S - 9S}
Article abstract-Accurate diagnosis of dementia is essential to provide appropriate treatment as well as patient and family counseling. It may be difficult to differentiate dementia from delirium. In addition, several features distinguish dementia from depression, but the two can coexist and the distinction may be uncertain. Dementias can be grouped into two categories: dementia that presents without prominent motor signs and dementia that presents with prominent motor signs. Dementias without… 

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