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Saturday, June 9, 2012
Pictures of the brain: Impaired areas in Alzheimer's Disease.
Pictures of progression of impaired areas in Alzheimer's Disease, starts by Temporal, then Parietal, then Frontal Lobe: Words and memories, then motor functions& coordination, then reasonning and planning/organizing.
The disease doesn't wait for an area to be totally/completely impaired to evoluate to another area and affect other functions.
(Photo from Chaitanya Mental Health Care Center (Pune, India): Picture of the brain mentioning the localisations of some cerebral functions, Motor and Sensory functions.)
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Publié par Ms Hendi Lingiah, clinical psychologist, France