Patterns of striatal degeneration in frontotemporal dementia.

  title={Patterns of striatal degeneration in frontotemporal dementia.},
  author={Cathra Halabi and Anasheh Halabi and David L. Dean and Pei-ning Wang and Adam L. Boxer and John Q. Trojanowski and Stephen J. DeArmond and Bruce L. Miller and Joel H. Kramer and William W. Seeley},
  journal={Alzheimer disease and associated disorders},
  volume={27 1},
Behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia and semantic dementia have been associated with striatal degeneration, but few studies have delineated striatal subregion volumes in vivo or related them to the clinical phenotype. We traced caudate, putamen, and nucleus accumbens on magnetic resonance images to quantify volumes of these structures in behavioral… CONTINUE READING