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How does alzheimer's disease affect the brain?

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Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric
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In brief: Details unknown

Amyeloid plaques, tau tangles become apparent.
We don't know why. The damage starts in the temporal lobes and then the parietal lobes.

In brief: Details unknown

Amyeloid plaques, tau tangles become apparent.
We don't know why. The damage starts in the temporal lobes and then the parietal lobes.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Dr. Maureen Nash
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Alzheimer

Causes atrophy (shrinkage) of brain tissue, mainly front, leading to loss of cognitive functions.

In brief: Alzheimer

Causes atrophy (shrinkage) of brain tissue, mainly front, leading to loss of cognitive functions.
Dr. Alan Ali
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