Chapter III.5. Frontotemporal Lobar Atrophies: The Pick Complex

  1. Nawab Qizilbash MBChB, MRCP, MSc, DPhil (Oxon)1,2
  1. David G. Muñoz and
  2. Andrew Kertesz

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch22

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

How to Cite

Muñoz, D. G. and Kertesz, A. (2003) Frontotemporal Lobar Atrophies: The Pick Complex, in Evidence-based Dementia Practice (ed N. Qizilbash), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Visiting Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Hospital Universitario GM-Cantoblanco, 280049 Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Member of Green College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052967

Online ISBN: 9780470752340

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Keywords:

  • atrophies;
  • clinical presentations;
  • pathological lesions;
  • Pick's disease;
  • classification.

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • FTD syndrome

  • Primary progressive aphasia

  • Corticobasal degeneration syndrome

  • Corticobasal degeneration

  • Common structural lesions

  • Dementia with Pick bodies

  • Basophilic inclusion body disease

  • Dementia lacking distinctive histology

  • Dementia of the motor neurone disease-type (dementia with ITSNU)

  • Progressive subcortical gliosis

  • Alzheimer-type pathology

  • Isoforms of pathological tau proteins in sporadic forms

  • Tau mutation-associated diseases

  • tau

  • Imaging

  • Neuropsychology

  • History

  • Examinations

  • Pathology

  • Comment