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Alzheimer's Disease in Down Syndrome (cont.)

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Alzheimer's disease in individuals with Down's syndrome, Alzheimer's, Alzheimer's dementia, presenile dementia, dementia presenilis, primary neuronal degeneration, primary senile dementia, trisomy 21, trisomy 21 syndrome, Downs syndrome, DS, mental retardation, activities of daily living, ADLs, acetylcholine, AD, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid protein, apoE, apolipoprotein E, caregiver, caregiving, cholinesterase, cognitive disorder, degenerative brain disease, minimal cognitive impairment, senile dementia, senile plaques, dementia, neurofibrillary tangles, neurotransmitter, mild cognitive impairment, memory loss, glutamate, dementia medications

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