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A 40-year-old member asked:

How's multi-infarct dementia diagnosed?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry 37 years experience
All illness are : Diagnosed on the basis of history and physical exam, including required testing.
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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Nuclear Medicine 19 years experience
Imaging....: Imaging can supplement clinical information. Ct, mri, or pet scan can provide further insight.
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A 42-year-old member asked:

How is multi-infarct dementia found?

2 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry 37 years experience
Multi-infarct: Dementia is based on the symptoms of memory loss in a step wise fashion in a person with a history of stroke or small vessel disease. So the diagnosis is made by the history provided by the patient and the family.
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A 47-year-old member asked:

What is multi-infarct dementia?

2 doctor answers10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry 58 years experience
Miulti strokes: Infarct is a cutoff of blood. Enough in brain surely can lead to dementia.
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Last updated May 7, 2016

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