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As hallucinations get worse what happens next with someone who has dementia with Lewy bodies. Sees stick people and animals all over in and out side?

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Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric

In brief: Slow progression

Lewy body disease has a number of symptoms including parkinsonian type movements, memory problems, waxing and waning alertness and awareness, visual hallucinations and delusions.
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In brief: Slow progression

Lewy body disease has a number of symptoms including parkinsonian type movements, memory problems, waxing and waning alertness and awareness, visual hallucinations and delusions.
Find a local healthcare provider to assist you.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Dr. Maureen Nash
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine

In brief: Hard to predict

The clinical course is variable.
Rate of decline is about the same as that in ad. Survival from onset of symptoms is about 8 years.

In brief: Hard to predict

The clinical course is variable.
Rate of decline is about the same as that in ad. Survival from onset of symptoms is about 8 years.
Dr. Dan Fisher
Dr. Dan Fisher
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