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Global brain atrophy

Known as: Generalized brain atrophy, Generalized cerebral atrophy, Diffuse brain atrophy 
Unlocalized atrophy of the brain with decreased total brain matter volume and increased ventricular size. [HPO:sdoelken]
National Institutes of Health

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2009
Review
2009
Cognitive dysfunction and dementia have recently been proven to be common (and underrecognized) complications of diabetes… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Gray matter brain structures, including deep nuclei and the cerebral cortex, are affected significantly and early in the course… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cognitive deficits affecting memory, attention and speed of information processing are common in multiple sclerosis (MS). The… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In ALS, advanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques are increasingly used to investigate the underlying pathology. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cerebral small-vessel disease is common in older people and may contribute to the development of dementia. The objective of the… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Patients with Alzheimer's disease have higher plasma homocysteine levels than controls, but it is uncertain whether higher plasma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The &egr;4 allele of the APOE gene increases the risk for AD, whereas the &egr;2 allele may be protective. The authors assessed… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The authors report five elderly men with the fragile X premutation who had a progressive action tremor associated with executive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
An unusual neurological syndrome in an Arab family with five affected siblings, is reported. Autosomal recessive inheritance is… Expand
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