What is the clinical presentation of mild cognitive impairment (MCI)?

Updated: Apr 22, 2019
  • Author: Sonal Mehta, MD; Chief Editor: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA  more...
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In mild cognitive impairment (MCI), the changes in cognition exceeds the normal, expected changes related to age. In one classification of MCI, the amnestic form is distinguished from the nonamnestic form. The amnestic form often precedes Alzheimer disease.


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