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Primary progressive aphasia

Primary progressive aphasia: Introduction

Primary progressive aphasia: A rare neurological disorder characterized by progressive deterioration of language skills. There is no known cause. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Primary progressive aphasia is available below.

Symptoms of Primary progressive aphasia

  • Reduced language skill
  • Difficulty using language
  • Difficulty understanding language
  • Difficulty finding right words
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Primary progressive aphasia

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Primary progressive aphasia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Primary progressive aphasia

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Primary progressive aphasia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Primary progressive aphasia

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Prognosis for Primary progressive aphasia

Prognosis for Primary progressive aphasia: patient eventually becomes mute and unable to understand written or spoken language - often occurs within 10 years of being diagnosed

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Definitions of Primary progressive aphasia:

Primary progressive aphasia is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Primary progressive aphasia, or a subtype of Primary progressive aphasia, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Primary progressive aphasia

  1. Primary progressive aphasia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Prognosis

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