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Common causes of Dementia

Introduction:

This information shows the various causes of Dementia, and how common these diseases or conditions are in the general population. This is not a direct indication as to how commonly these diseases are the actual cause of Dementia, but gives a relative idea as to how frequent these diseases are seen overall.

  • 1 disease that is "very common".
  • 5 diseases that are "common".
  • 7 diseases that are "uncommon".
  • 10 diseases that are "rare".
  • 12 diseases that are "very rare".
  • 370 diseases without any prevalence information.

    Causes of Dementia that are very common

    The following causes of Dementia are diseases or medical conditions that affect more than 10 million people in the USA:

    Causes of Dementia that are common

    The following causes of Dementia are diseases or conditions that affect more than 1 million people in the USA:

    Causes of Dementia that are uncommon

    The following causes of Dementia are diseases or conditions that affect more than 200,000 people, but less than 1 million people in the USA:

    Causes of Dementia that are rare

    The offical US government definition of a "rare" disease is one that affects 200,000 people or less. The following causes of Dementia appear in the population at a rate of less than 200,000 people per year in the USA:

    Causes of Dementia that are very rare

    The following causes of Dementia appear in the population at a rate of substantially less than 200,000 people per year in the USA:

    Causes of Dementia without any prevalence information

    The following causes of Dementia are ones for which we do not have any prevalence information.

    All Causes of Dementia

    The full list of all possible causes for Dementia described in various sources is as follows:

    See full list of possible disease causes of Dementia

    Drug side effect causes of Dementia

    The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins may possibly cause Dementia as a side effect.

    See detailed list of 32 drug side effect causes of Dementia

    Drug interaction causes of Dementia:

    Drug interactions may be a possible cause of Dementia including:

    • Methyldopa and Haloperidol interaction
    • Fluphenazine and Clonidine interaction
    • Plendil and Grapefruit Juice interaction
    • Procardia and Grapefruit Juice interaction
    • Seldane and Grapefruit Juice interaction
    • more drug causes...»

    See detailed list of 24 drug interaction causes of Dementia

    Dementia: Tools

    Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dementia:

    The following list of conditions have 'Dementia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

    Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Dementia or choose View All.

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    Conditions listing medical complications: Dementia:

    The following list of medical conditions have 'Dementia' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.

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