Hiding in plain sight: a closer look at posterior cortical atrophy.

@article{Beh2015HidingIP,
  title={Hiding in plain sight: a closer look at posterior cortical atrophy.},
  author={Shin Chien Beh and Brinda Muthusamy and Peter A. Calabresi and John Hart and David S. Zee and Vivek G. Patel and Michael Karl Racke},
  journal={Practical neurology},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={
          5-13
        }
}
Posterior cortical atrophy (PCA) is a neurodegenerative syndrome dominated by deterioration of higher visual function (particularly visuospatial and visuoperceptual abilities). It is most commonly due to Alzheimer's disease pathology, but may also be caused by dementia with Lewy bodies, corticobasal degeneration or Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. Patients often present to optometrists, ophthalmologists and/or neurologists with non-specific visual complaints, and unless clinicians seek the specific… CONTINUE READING
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