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Neurological Investigation of Dementia

  • G. C. Victoratos (a1), J. A. R. Lenman (a1) and L. Herzberg (a1)

Summary

Fifty-two patients thought to be suffering from dementia when first seen as neurological out-patients were fully investigated.

Four of them were found to have tumours, whilst in five the dementia was due to a treatable cause.

Neither a long history nor an age above sixty-five precludes a dementia being due to a treatable cause.

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Address for Correspondence: G. C. Victoratos, f.r.c.s., Senior Registrar in Neurosurgery, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

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Neurological Investigation of Dementia

  • G. C. Victoratos (a1), J. A. R. Lenman (a1) and L. Herzberg (a1)

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Neurological Investigation of Dementia

  • G. C. Victoratos (a1), J. A. R. Lenman (a1) and L. Herzberg (a1)
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