What are the signs and symptoms of dementia in cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)?

Updated: Dec 19, 2018
  • Author: Ravi S Menon, MD; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Dementia may manifest as several patterns of cognitive dysfunction. Some cognitively normal patients present with rapid progression to profound dementia in a couple of years. Other patients can have a more protracted course, as is commonly seen in AD.


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