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Huntington Disease Dementia (cont.)

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Author: Idan Sharon, MD, Consulting Staff, Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, Cornell New York Methodist Hospital, Lutheran Medical Center of Brooklyn.

Editors: Nestor Galvez-Jimenez, MD, Program Director of Movement Disorders, Director of Neurology Residency Training Program, Department of Neurology, Division of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Florida; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Helmi L Lutsep, MD, Associate Director, Oregon Stroke Center; Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University.


Last Editorial Review: 10/27/2005

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