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Mental disorders due to cerebral microvascular disease have been known for over 100 years. Recently, an autosomal dominant form of cerebral arteriopathy (CADASIL) has been described in association with a Notch3 family gene on the short arm of chromosome 19. CADASIL causes subcortical lacunar...
Huntington disease (HD) is a fascinating neurodegenerative disorder whose features straddle the boundaries of psychiatry, neurology, and genetics. The clinical symptoms of HD consist of a triad of motor, cognitive, and psychiatric/behavioral disturbances. In 1993, the HD Collaborative Research...
The cause of Parkinson's disease (PD) is unknown. The major risk factors identified to date are family history, age, and elements of rural living. Nearly one-third of all PD cases are familial, a small subset of which appears autosomal dominant; however, the majority exhibit no clear inheritance...
The prion diseases are an interesting group of neurodegenerative disorders for a variety of reasons. The most obvious is their property of transmissibility, but beyond that they constitute a fascinating example of the diversity of disease expression possible from a common etiologic factor....
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is the most common syndrome in which the focus of neurodegeneration is the frontal lobes. FTD is frequently familial. It is also often due to a susceptibility locus on chromosome 17q21-22. Some 17q21-22-linked families have mutations in the tau gene and most have...
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that is the most common cause of dementia in the elderly It is a clinical-pathologic entity characterized by progressive dementia associated with the neuropathologic hall-marks of Aβ amyloid plaques, neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs),...
Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is, after Parkinson's disease, the most common form of degenerative parkinsonism. Several clinical features are used in the recognition of this disorder as well as in the differentiation from related disorders. Clinical criteria that could increase diagnostic...
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