8 doctors weighed in:

Is it possible to die with and not from Alzheimer's disease?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Edward Smith
Neurology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

People with alzheimer's and other forms of dementia are not immune from cancer, heart disease or many other common killers.

In brief: Yes

People with alzheimer's and other forms of dementia are not immune from cancer, heart disease or many other common killers.
Dr. Edward Smith
Dr. Edward Smith
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Alzheimer

Yes. Actually that is the more common, such as from infection.

In brief: Alzheimer

Yes. Actually that is the more common, such as from infection.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Psychiatry - Geriatric
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

In most cases, the death is caused by a complication, e.
g., pneumonia, and not by the alzheimer's disease itself.

In brief: Yes

In most cases, the death is caused by a complication, e.
g., pneumonia, and not by the alzheimer's disease itself.
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
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