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What usually causes alzheimer's disease?

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Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Psychiatry - Geriatric

In brief: Nobody knows

In most cases, it is not clear what are the causes of alzheimer's disease.
In some cases, the cause is an abnormal gene but that is true in only about 5% of people with alzheimer's disease.

In brief: Nobody knows

In most cases, it is not clear what are the causes of alzheimer's disease.
In some cases, the cause is an abnormal gene but that is true in only about 5% of people with alzheimer's disease.
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
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