Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with certain diseases. It affects memory, thinking, language, judgment, and behavior.
Chronic brain syndrome; Lewy body dementia; DLB; Vascular dementia; Mild cognitive impairment; MCI
Most types of dementia are nonreversible (degenerative). Nonreversible means the changes in the brain that are causing the dementia cannot be stopped or turned back....Read more
Lewy body dementia (DLB) is increasingly being seen as one of the most common forms of dementia. Like vascular dementia, it is believed to... Read more »
Technically speaking there is no such disease as dementia. The term dementia actually refers to a group of symptoms that accompany certain... Read more »
Vascular dementia (VaD) is the second most common type of dementia after Alzheimer's and is responsible for up to 25% of all dementias.... Read more »
Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
Multi-infarct dementia (MID) is a form of dementia caused by a series of small strokes.Dementia is a loss of brain function that occurs with certain... Read more »