Lewy body dementia lbd is a type of progressive dementia that leads to a decline in thinking reasoning and independent function because of abnormal microscopic deposits that damage brain cells over time most experts estimate that lewy body dementia is the third most common cause of dementia . Lewy bodies are clumps of protein that can form in the brain when they build up they can cause problems with the way your brain works including your memory movement thinking skills mood and . Dementia with lewy bodies dlb is a type of dementia accompanied by changes in behavior cognition and movement memory loss is not always present early dementia steadily worsens over time and the condition is diagnosed when cognitive decline interferes with normal daily functioning. Lewy body dementia also known as dementia with lewy bodies is the second most common type of progressive dementia after alzheimers disease dementia protein deposits called lewy bodies develop in nerve cells in the brain regions involved in thinking memory and movement motor control. Dementia with lewy bodies dlb may account for 10 15 per cent of all cases of dementia dlb can be diagnosed wrongly and is often mistaken for alzheimers disease dlb is sometimes known by other names these include lewy body dementia lewy body variant of alzheimers disease diffuse lewy body disease and cortical lewy body disease
How it works:
1. Register Trial Account.
2. Download The Books as you like ( Personal use )