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Comparison of sporadic and familial behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (FTD) in a North American cohort

Alzheimer's & Dementia : the Journal of the Alzheimer's Association

Jan 9, 2020

Hilary W HeuerARTFL and LEFFTDS consortia

Abstract

Behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) may present sporadically or due to an autosomal dominant mutation. Characterization of both forms will improve understanding of the generalizability of assessments and treatments. A total of 135 sporadic (s-bvFTD; mean age 63.3 years; 3...read more

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Cell Group F of Inferior Vestibular Nucleus
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Cell Growth
Biological Markers
Autosome
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Comparison of sporadic and familial behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (FTD) in a North American cohort

Alzheimer's & Dementia : the Journal of the Alzheimer's Association

Jan 9, 2020

Hilary W HeuerARTFL and LEFFTDS consortia

PMID: 31914226

DOI: 10.1002/alz.12046

Abstract

Behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) may present sporadically or due to an autosomal dominant mutation. Characterization of both forms will improve understanding of the generalizability of assessments and treatments. A total of 135 sporadic (s-bvFTD; mean age 63.3 years; 3...read more

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Frontotemporal Dementia
MAPT
Research or Clinical Assessment Tool
Cell Group F of Inferior Vestibular Nucleus
Neuropsychiatric Inventory Questionnaire
Cell Growth
Biological Markers
Autosome
Irritation (Finding)
4
1

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