Dementia is a syndrome characterized by progressive intellectual decline. The onset is usually slow with progressive deterioration.
AlzheimerÕs disease is the most common form of dementia - almost 50% of known cases.
Prenatal - congenital cranial anamoly, congenital spastic paraplegia
Infection - syphilis, meningoencephalitis
Intoxication - alcohol, drug, poison
Circulatory - cereberal arteriosclerosis
Nervous - convulsions
Metabolism - pellagra, glandular problems
Oncology - brain neoplasm
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