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What is frontotemporal dementia?
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Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric
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In brief: There are 3 types
Named for the brain areas that are affected, the frontal and temporal lobes, there are several different variants of this type of dementia.
Some of these types of dementia have prominent problems with words - either slowly losing the ability to speak or losing the ability to makes sense when one talks. There is an impulsive, disinhibited personality variant also.

In brief: There are 3 types
Named for the brain areas that are affected, the frontal and temporal lobes, there are several different variants of this type of dementia.
Some of these types of dementia have prominent problems with words - either slowly losing the ability to speak or losing the ability to makes sense when one talks. There is an impulsive, disinhibited personality variant also.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Dr. Maureen Nash
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Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Frontal lobes
Frontotemporal dementia also previously known as picks disease affects primarily the frontal & temporal lobes & manifest with more pronounced intellectual & personality deficits.
Also often affectsyoungber persons.

In brief: Frontal lobes
Frontotemporal dementia also previously known as picks disease affects primarily the frontal & temporal lobes & manifest with more pronounced intellectual & personality deficits.
Also often affectsyoungber persons.
Dr. Eddie Nakhuda
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