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How to know if I have a degenerative brain disease?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology
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In brief: Symptom collection

People with degenerative brain disease, like Alzheimers disease, have progressive symptoms that affect multiple neurological functions for several months or longer. All of the neurodegenerative illnesses are like this.
It distinguishes them from other types of illnesses, like stroke, MS, etc.

In brief: Symptom collection

People with degenerative brain disease, like Alzheimers disease, have progressive symptoms that affect multiple neurological functions for several months or longer. All of the neurodegenerative illnesses are like this.
It distinguishes them from other types of illnesses, like stroke, MS, etc.
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