Frontotemporal dementia.

@article{GraffRadford2007FrontotemporalD,
  title={Frontotemporal dementia.},
  author={Neill R. Graff-Radford and B K Woodruff},
  journal={Seminars in neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          48-57
        }
}
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is an uncommon but important form of degenerative disease. It may make up 50% of dementia cases presenting before age 60. The symptoms are related to the anatomic areas affected. Neary divided the clinical syndromes into "frontotemporal dementia," "progressive nonfluent aphasia," and "semantic dementia." However, the pathology may extend beyond the frontal and temporal lobes and additional symptoms may be found. Although most cases are sporadic, some cases are… CONTINUE READING

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