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Behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia

Orpha number ORPHA275864
Synonym(s) bv-FTD
Prevalence -
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Adult
ICD-10
  • G31.0
ICD-O -
OMIM
UMLS -
MeSH -
MedDRA -

Summary

Behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia (bv-FTD) is a form of frontotemporal dementia (FTD; see this term), characterized by progressive behavioral impairment and a decline in executive function with frontal lobe-predominant atrophy.


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  • FR (2007,pdf)
Clinical genetics review
  • EN (2012)
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