The Spectrum of Recurrent Thoughts and Behaviors in Frontotemporal Dementia

@article{Mendez2008TheSO,
  title={The Spectrum of Recurrent Thoughts and Behaviors in Frontotemporal Dementia},
  author={Mario F. Mendez and Jill S. Shapira},
  journal={CNS Spectrums},
  year={2008},
  volume={13},
  pages={202 - 208}
}
ABSTRACT This article describes the spectrum of recurrent thoughts and behaviors that can result from frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and its variants. Although repetitive behaviors can result from a range of brain disorders, FTD is the most common neurologic cause of new-onset recurrent thoughts and behaviors in middle or late life. Patients with FTD can manifest typical or bizarre compulsions, hoarding, verbal and motor stereotypies and complex tics; self-injurious acts, perseverations; and… 
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