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Corticobasal Degeneration

Corticobasal Degeneration: Introduction

Corticobasal Degeneration: Corticobasal degeneration is a progressive neurological disorder characterized by nerve cell loss and atrophy (shrinkage) of multiple areas of the brain ... more about Corticobasal Degeneration.

Corticobasal Degeneration: A rare progressive neurological disorder where parts of the brain deteriorate. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Corticobasal Degeneration is available below.

Symptoms of Corticobasal Degeneration

Treatments for Corticobasal Degeneration

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Corticobasal Degeneration: Complications

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Causes of Corticobasal Degeneration

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Corticobasal Degeneration: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Corticobasal Degeneration

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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A more »

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Corticobasal Degeneration: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Corticobasal Degeneration

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Prognosis for Corticobasal Degeneration

Prognosis for Corticobasal Degeneration: eventually patients are unable to walk

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Article Excerpts about Corticobasal Degeneration

Corticobasal degeneration is a progressive neurological disorder characterized by nerve cell loss and atrophy (shrinkage) of multiple areas of the brain including the cerebral cortex and the basal ganglia. Corticobasal degeneration progresses gradually. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Corticobasal Degeneration Information Page: NINDS)

Definitions of Corticobasal Degeneration:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Corticobasal Degeneration as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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