Pathological entity of dementia with Lewy bodies and its differentiation from Alzheimer’s disease

@article{Marui2004PathologicalEO,
  title={Pathological entity of dementia with Lewy bodies and its differentiation from Alzheimer’s disease},
  author={Wami Marui and Eizo Iseki and Masanori Kato and Hiroyasu Akatsu and Ken-ichi Kosaka},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={2004},
  volume={108},
  pages={121-128}
}
We reclassified the pathological subtypes of dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), based on both Lewy pathology and Alzheimer pathology, to clarify the pathological entity of DLB and the boundary between DLB and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in autopsied cases, using both pathological and immunohistochemical methods. DLB was classified as either limbic type or neocortical type according to the degree of Lewy pathology including Lewy bodies (LB) and LB-related neurites by our staging, and was classified… Expand
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