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Disease Dementia

Name Dementia
Synonyms Amentia | Amentias | Dementia, Familial | Dementias | Dementias, Familial | Dementias, Senile Paranoid | Familial Dementia | Familial Dementias | Paranoid Dementia, Senile | Paranoid Dementias, Senile | Senile Paranoid Dementia | Senile Paranoid Dementias
Definition An acquired organic mental disorder with loss of intellectual abilities of sufficient severity to interfere with social or occupational functioning. The dysfunction is multifaceted and involves memory, behavior, personality, judgment, attention, spatial relations, language, abstract thought, and other executive functions. The intellectual decline is usually progressive, and initially spares the level of consciousness.
Categories Mental disorder | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D003704

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dementia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesMental Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neurocognitive Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dementia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Dementia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
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