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Alzheimer's Disease in Down Syndrome (cont.)

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Picture of a brain with Alzheimer's disease.
Picture of a brain with Alzheimer's disease.

Medically reviewed by Jon Glass, MD; American board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/1/2014
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Alzheimer disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. It is a progressive degenerative disease of the brain, strongly associated with advanced age.

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