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What are the other types of dementias?

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The other types of dementias are neurological disease such as Parkinson’s disease and Huntington’s disease, Vascular dementia, Posterior Cortical Atrophy, Wernicke-Korsakoff (alcohol related dementia), Mixed, Frontotemporal, Creutzfeld-Jakob ( CJD), Normal pressure hydrocephalus, dementia with Lewy Bodies. Each of these dementias have different symptoms and causes. Some of the treatments are similar but others need specific treatments. Formal diagnosis is important in order to best direct treatment.
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Vascular dementia
- Dementia with Lewy bodies
- Mixed dementia
- Parkinson’s disease
- Frontotemporal
- Creutzfeld-Jakob
- Huntington’s disease
- Wernick- Korsakoff
- Posterior Cortical Atrophy

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