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Connections, Cognition and Alzheimer's Disease

Connections, Cognition and Alzheimer's Disease( )
Author: Hyman, B. T.
Duyckaerts, C.
Christen, Yves
Series title:Research and Perspectives in Alzheimer's Disease Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 1997
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $181.95
Book Description:

Alzheimer's disease invades the brain from the inside. Unlike an abcess, a metas­ tasis or an infarct, the disease follows specific tracks and avoids certain cortical areas while flourishing in others. Any observer is struck by the exquisite selectiv­ ity of the lesions and could, indeed, conclude that Alzheimer's disease knows neuroanatomy. However, should the term "disease" be used to define this disor­ der? Several genes, located on at least three different chromosomes, have been...
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Detailed Subjects: Medical / Neurology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.5 x 23.5 cm
Book Weight:0.44 Kilograms

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