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Lewy Body Disease

Known as: Lewy Body Type Senile Dementia, bodies dementia lewy, Diffuse Lewy Body Disease 
A neurodegenerative disease characterized by dementia, mild parkinsonism, and fluctuations in attention and alertness. The neuropsychiatric… 
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) Consortium has refined its recommendations about the clinical and pathologic diagnosis of DLB… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Fourteen years after transplantation into the striatum of an individual with Parkinson's disease, grafted nigral neurons were… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Two subjects with Parkinson's disease who had long-term survival of transplanted fetal mesencephalic dopaminergic neurons (11–16… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
A comprehensive, unbiased inventory of synuclein forms present in Lewy bodies from patients with dementia with Lewy bodies was… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
The dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) Consortium has revised criteria for the clinical and pathologic diagnosis of DLB… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites are the defining neuropathological characteristics of Parkinson’s disease and dementia with Lewy… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Lewy bodies and Lewy neurites are the defining neuropathological characteristics of Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Recent neuropathologic autopsy studies found that 15 to 25% of elderly demented patients have Lewy bodies (LB) in their brainstem… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Few detailed clinico-pathological correlations of Parkinson's disease have been published. The pathological findings in 100… 
Review
1988
Review
1988
  • W. Gibb, A. Lees
  • Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and…
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 15172915
The Lewy body is a distinctive neuronal inclusion that is always found in the substantia nigra and other specific brain regions…