Pick Disease Related Diseases & Conditions

Medical conditions are often related to other diseases and conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments related to the topic of Pick Disease. These conditions may be a cause or symptom of Pick Disease or be a condition for which you may be at increased risk.

  • Dementia Dementia is defined as a significant loss of intellectual abilities such as memory capacity, severe enough to interfere with...learn more »
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    Dementia Article
    • Dementia facts
    • What is dementia?
    • What causes dementia?
    • How is dementia diagnosed?
    • What are the stages of dementia?
    • What are the early signs and symptoms of dementia?
    • What are the risk factors for dementia?
    • What is the treatment for dementia?
    • Can dementia be prevented?
    • What is the prognosis and life expectancy for someone with dementia?
    • What are the different types of dementia?
    • How does one cope with being the caretaker of someone with dementia?
  • Genetic Disease Genetic disease is a disorder or condition caused by abnormalities in a person's genome. Types of genetic inheritance include...learn more »
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    Genetic Disease Article
    • What is a genetic disease?
    • What are the different types of inheritance?
    • Single gene inheritance
    • Multifactorial inheritance
    • Chromosome abnormalities
    • Mitochondrial inheritance
    • What is the human genome?
  • Genetic Counseling Your health care provider may refer you to a genetic professional. Universities and medical centers also often have affiliated...learn more »
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    Genetic Counseling Article
    • What are genetic professionals and what do they do?
    • What is genetic counseling and evaluation?
    • How do I find a genetic professional?
    • How do I decide whether I need to see a geneticist or other specialist?
  • Aphasia Aphasia is a condition that is the result of damage to portions of the brain. It can be caused by stroke, head injury, brain...learn more »
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    Aphasia Article
    • Aphasia facts*
    • What is aphasia?
    • Who has aphasia?
    • What are the types of aphasia?
    • What is the treatment for aphasia?
    • What is the prognosis for aphasia?
    • What research is being done for aphasia?
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Progressive supranuclear palsy, or PSP, is a rare neurodegenerative disease that is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease...learn more »
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    Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Article
    • Introduction to progressive supranuclear palsy
    • What causes progressive supranuclear palsy?
    • What are the early symptoms of progressive supranuclear palsy?
    • What are some of the later symptoms of progressive supranuclear palsy?
    • Does progressive supranuclear palsy affect a person mentally?
    • How is progressive supranuclear palsy treated?
    • Is there a cure for progressive supranuclear palsy?