The study and diagnosis of disease through examination of organs, tissues, bodily fluids or whole bodies.
In medicine, a family health history diagrammed with a set of international symbols to indicate the individuals in the family, their relationships to one another, those with a disease, etc.
Errors involving use of the incorrect phoneme (“ped” instead of “bed”) or transposition of a phoneme (“efelant” for “elephant”).
A specific type of cellular inclusion made up of the protein tau and seen in some people with frontotemporal dementia (FTD)
Another name for behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD), which has also been called FTD
PPA (primary progressive aphasia):
A neurodegenerative disease marked by the progressive decline of language functions. PPA has now been split into three subgroups: semantic variant primary progressive aphasia (svPPA), non-fluent/agrammatic variant primary progressive aphasia (nfvPPA), and logopenic variant primary progressive aphasia (lvPPA).
The first change noticed by the patient or caregiver; the change that brings them into the doctor's office.