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Frontotemporal dementia, right temporal atrophy variant

Disease definition

Right temporal lobar atrophy (RTLA) is an anatomic variant of frontotemporal dementia (FTD), characterized by behavioral dysfunction, personality changes, episodic memory loss, and prosopagnosia; attributable to an asymmetrical predominantly right-sided, frontotemporal atrophy.

ORPHA:293848

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • RTLA
    • rvFTD
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Unknown 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: G31.0
  • OMIM: 600274
  • UMLS: -
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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