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Pick Disease Topic Guide

Pick Disease Pick Disease: Pick disease is a form of dementia characterized by a slow decline of mental abilities caused by damaged brain cells. The disease is similar to Alzheimer's. It is a terminal disease, but some drugs such as antidepressants, antipsychotics, and others can slow the progression.