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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Drzezga, A; Grimmer, T; Henriksen, G; Stangier, I; Perneczky, R; Diehl-Schmid, J; Mathis, CA; Klunk, WE; Price, J; DeKosky, S; Wester, HJ; Schwaiger, M; Kurz, A 
Title:
Imaging of amyloid plaques and cerebral glucose metabolism in semantic dementia and Alzheimer's disease. 
Abstract:
Semantic dementia (SD) is a rare clinical syndrome, assigned to the group of frontotemporal lobar degenerations (FTLD). Histopathological analysis has not revealed the deposition of amyloid plaques in the majority of SD cases, in contrast to dementia of the Alzheimer type (AD). However, based on clinical examination alone a reliable differentiation of the underlying pathology cannot be guaranteed, i.e. AD and SD may be confused in some cases. Our aim was to determine, whether AD and SD can be di...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Neuroimage 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
39 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
619-33 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1053-8119 
TUM Institution:
Nuklearmedizinische Klinik und Poliklinik; r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie