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Brain glucose metabolism in vascular white matter disease with dementia: differentiation from Alzheimer disease

Título de la revista: STROKE
ISSN: 0039-2499
Volumen: 41
Número: 12
Páginas: 2889-93
Fecha de publicación: 2010
The anatomy of metabolic abnormalities in vascular disease with dementia suggests that, at least in some cases, dementia with vascular disease may be independent of AD. The metabolic abnormality involves the thalamus, caudate, and frontal lobe, a pattern concordant with the neuropsychological findings of impaired executive function characteristic of vascular dementia.