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Putaminal Volume in Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration and Alzheimer Disease: Differential Volumes in Dementia Subtypes and Controls

Looi, Jeffrey; Svensson, Leif; Lindberg, Olof; Zandbelt, B.B.; Ostberg, P; Orndahl, E; Wahlund, Lars-Olof


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Frontostriatal (including the putamen) circuit-mediated cognitive dysfunction has been implicated in frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD), but not in Alzheimer disease (AD) or healthy aging. We sought to assess putaminal volume as a measure of the structural basis of relative frontostriatal dysfunction in these groups. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We measured putaminal volume in FTLD subtypes: frontotemporal dementia (FTD, n = 12), semantic dementia (SD, n = 13), and...[Show more]

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Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: American Journal of Neuroradiology
DOI: 10.3174/ajnr.A1640


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