Visual disturbances in a young Alzheimer's disease patient: Clinical

Neuroimaging Findings, Patrizia Mecocci, Floriana Arnone, Maria Cristina Polidori, Antonio Cherubini, Umberto Senin

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Abstract

We report the case of a subject suffering from a progressive dementia with complex visual impairment. A prevalently posterior cortical atrophy was shown at MRI and both SPECT and PET showed a severe impairment of left temporal-occipital area. These findings are consistent with the clinical definition of progressive posterior cerebral dysfunction (PPCD).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)357-359
Number of pages3
JournalAlzheimer's Reports
Volume1
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1998

Keywords

  • Dementia
  • Neuroimaging
  • Visual impairment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neurology

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    Findings, N., Mecocci, P., Arnone, F., Polidori, M. C., Cherubini, A., & Senin, U. (1998). Visual disturbances in a young Alzheimer's disease patient: Clinical. Alzheimer's Reports, 1(6), 357-359.