“Dementia Symptom Perspectives” Contributions from other Persons With Dementia symptoms:
Mary Radnofsky, PhD,
with diagnosis of Subcortical Leukoencephalopathy .
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Dx: NCBI says Subcortical Leukoencephalopathy is synonymous with Binswanger Disease (which is much easier to remember) >> https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/medgen/124369 . More information on this type of dementia can be found at Rare Diseases dot org >> https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/binswanger-disease/ . The Medical Dictionary at Free Dictionary (redirected from subcortical leukoencephalopathy) says it is “Binswanger’s dementia a progressive dementia of presenile onset due to demyelination of the subcortical white matter of the brain, with sclerotic changes in the blood vessels supplying it.” >> https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/subcortical+leukoencephalopathy . Stroke AHA Journals says Binswanger’s Disease is “a form of vascular dementia characterized by diffuse white matter lesions” >> http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/28/7/1423.long
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