New type of dementia identified

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"Millions of elderly people have a form of dementia that has been misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's disease, according to researchers.
One expert called it the most important dementia finding in years.
The condition, limbic-predominant age-related TDP-43 encephalopathy, or Late, shares similar symptoms to Alzheimer's, but it is a distinct disease, the journal Brain reports.

It may partly explain why finding a dementia cure has failed so far."

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Interesting article. Thank you for sharing
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