Primary Progressive Aphasia: Clinical, Imaging, and Neuropathological Findings

@article{Gliebus2010PrimaryPA,
  title={Primary Progressive Aphasia: Clinical, Imaging, and Neuropathological Findings},
  author={Gediminas Gliebus},
  journal={American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias{\textregistered}},
  year={2010},
  volume={25},
  pages={125 - 127}
}
  • G. Gliebus
  • Published 1 February 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias®
Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA) is a neurodegenerative disorder initially presenting with progressive language imapirment. This article provides a clinically oriented review of PPA. Different clinical presentations and imaging findings of 3 subtypes, agrammatic, semantic and logopenic, are presented. Underlying neuropathology, medical and social management aspects of these patients are reviewed. 

18 F-FDG PET / CT findings in a case of a semantic variant of primary progressive aphasia

This case was reported to demonstrate the characteristic 18F-FDG PET CT findings for a semantic variant of PPA, which is a clinical syndrome eroding both speech and language.

Diagnostic des maladies neurodégénératives : intérêt de répéter dans le temps la TEP au 18 FDG. Analyse des pratiques du Centre Mémoire de Monaco

Une 2nde TEP au 18-FDG effectuee au moins 1 an apres the premiere est tres interessante pour preciser ou modifier le diagnostic, en particulier chez les patients avec un profil psychiatrique.

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