Lewy Body Dementia: Case Report and Discussion

Natan Khotianov, MD, Ranjit Singh, MBBChir, MA(Cantab), Sonjoy Singh MBBChir, MA(Cantab)


J Am Board Fam Med. 2002;15(1) 

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The medical literature was searched using the keywords "Lewy bodies", "Lewy body dementia", "Alzheimer's dementia" and "parkinsonian disorders". An illustrative case report describes a case of Lewy body dementia initially diagnosed as Alzheimer dementia in which a change of diagnosis and treatment led to striking improvements in the patient's symptoms.


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