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Huntington Disease Dementia (cont.)

Prevention

Right now, there is no way to prevent HD. It is genetically programmed before birth.

Much research in HD is focused on correcting the problem before brain damage can occur.

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Huntington disease (HD) is a genetic, autosomal dominant, neurodegenerative disorder characterized clinically by disorders of movement, progressive dementia, and psychiatric and/or behavioral disturbance.

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