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What are the causes of brain atrophy?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Age

Brain atrophy is common in the elderly population.
If the atrophy is pronounced may be secondary to dementia. It is not specific of any particular condition.

In brief: Age

Brain atrophy is common in the elderly population.
If the atrophy is pronounced may be secondary to dementia. It is not specific of any particular condition.
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