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What are likely signs of Lewy body dementia?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric
4 doctors agree
In brief: Intermittent
The first symptoms often are haucinations or delusions.
At some point there are some motor stmptoms similsr to parkinson's disease. There is waxing and waning of symptoms on a daily basis.

In brief: Intermittent
The first symptoms often are haucinations or delusions.
At some point there are some motor stmptoms similsr to parkinson's disease. There is waxing and waning of symptoms on a daily basis.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Dr. Maureen Nash
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Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Personality
Behaviour and personality changes are more pronounced in addition other cognitive impairments.

In brief: Personality
Behaviour and personality changes are more pronounced in addition other cognitive impairments.
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
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In brief: Brief Details.......
Neurodegenerative d/o featuring milder physical parkinsonism than parkinson's disease typically.
(slowed movements, stiff/rigid muscles & posture, possibly resting tremor). But with early dementia, often with associated psychosis (visual hallucinations, delusional thoughts), excessive sleepiness, depression/anxiety/apathy, & rbd. Rbd = rem behavior d/o, causing acting-out of dreams in rem sleep.

In brief: Brief Details.......
Neurodegenerative d/o featuring milder physical parkinsonism than parkinson's disease typically.
(slowed movements, stiff/rigid muscles & posture, possibly resting tremor). But with early dementia, often with associated psychosis (visual hallucinations, delusional thoughts), excessive sleepiness, depression/anxiety/apathy, & rbd. Rbd = rem behavior d/o, causing acting-out of dreams in rem sleep.
Dr. Robert Hutchman
Dr. Robert Hutchman
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