Disease Information for Corticobasal Degeneration syndromes

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Alien limb syndrome
Dystonia
Focal neurologic deficit
Myoclonus/Myoclonic jerks on exam
Neurological symptoms/signs
Progressive neurological disorder/signs
Rapidly progressive dementia
Tremor in Elderly
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Progressive Dementia
Disease Progression
Course/Progressive
Parkinsonism plus Other CNS issues
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Aged Adult
Family History
Family history/Dementia
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult Aged Only
Population/Elderly Aged
Population/Seventies Adult
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Brain Focal Degeneration/Lesion
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Parkinsons disease
Associated Disease & Complications
Corticobasal neurodegenerative syndrome
Dementia
Extrapyramidal disease/manifestation
Neurodevelopmental disorders
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Maternal Chromosome mutation
Process
PROCESS/Degenerative/necrosis disorder (category)
PROCESS/Genetic disorder/Spontaneous mutations/sporadic
PROCESS/Hereditary developmental disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Developmental degenerative neurological disorder (ex)
Synonyms
Synonym
Corticobasal Degeneration syndromes, Synonym/CBD
Definition

CDB is a mixed group of CNS degeneration syndromes of the aged of the chronic neurodenerative dementias; occasionally overlaps with FTD or PSP; usually presents with Myoclonus, Alien limb syndrome; and visual, sensory and motor deficits;

progessive adult onset motor disorders with dementia; genetic diseases mutations spontaneous and hereditary versions;some are tauopathies (AD/FTD/PSP) but not all

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