Plasma Thiamine Deficiency Associated with Alzheimer's Disease but Not Parkinson's Disease

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In this study we compared plasma and erythrocyte thiamine levels in a group of patients with idiopathic Parkinson's Disease (iPD) to a group of patients with probable Alzheimer's Disease (pAD). pAD patients had significantly lower plasma thiamine levels (raw and z-score) than iPD patients. A significantly higher number of pAD patients had plasma thiamine… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1020678912330

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