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Progressive dementia

Progressive dementia: Introduction

Progressive dementia: progressive decline in cognitive function due to brain damage. See detailed information below for a list of 65 causes of Progressive dementia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Progressive dementia: Symptom Checker

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Progressive dementia Treatments

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Progressive dementia: Animations

Progressive dementia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Progressive dementia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Progressive dementia

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Progressive dementia: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Progressive dementia

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often more »

Progressive dementia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Progressive dementia

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Progressive dementia: Related Rare Diseases

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Progressive dementia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Progressive dementia

The list below shows some of the causes of Progressive dementia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Progressive dementia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Progressive dementia. Of the 65 causes of Progressive dementia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 4 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 59 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Progressive dementia:

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Causes of Progressive dementia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Progressive dementia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Progressive dementia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Progressive dementia:

    Dementia (394 causes), Memory symptoms (523 causes), Cognitive symptoms (3664 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Behavioral symptoms (4608 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mental problems (3121 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Personality symptoms (4029 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Progressive dementia:

    Alzheimer's disease (2 causes), Vascular dementia, Dementia with lewy bodies, Korsakoff's syndrome, Wernicke's encephalopathy, Creutzfeldt Jakob disease, Benson's syndrome, Syphilis, Subdural hematoma (5 causes), Vitamin B1 deficiency

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