Dementia with Lewy bodies with supranuclear gaze palsy: A matter of diagnosis

F. Clerici, P. L. Ratti, S. Pomati, L. Maggiore, A. Del Sole, A. Chiti, G. Lucignani, C. Mariani

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Abstract

Description of a case of probable dementia with Lewy bodies featuring parkinsonism, dementia and supranuclear gaze palsy. This is the first patient to our knowledge affected with vertical gaze palsy receiving clinical diagnosis of DLB when alive and to be treated with cholinesterase inhibitors.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)358-361
Number of pages4
JournalNeurological Sciences
Volume26
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2005

Keywords

  • Dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies
  • Parkinsonism
  • Progressive supranuclear palsy
  • Steele-Richardson-Olszewski syndrome
  • Supranuclear gaze palsy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Clinical Neurology

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