Alzheimer disease (AD) is a common neurodegenerative disease, responsible for 60-80% of all dementias, and imposing a significant burden on developed nations. It is the result of accumulation and deposition of cerebral amyloid-β (Aβ) and is the most common cerebral amyloid deposition disease.
Epidemiological risk factors have been identified:
-apolipoprotein E (APOE) ε4 allele carrier status
-family history of dementia
-mutations of amyloid precursor protein
Alzheimer’s Disease Definition and General. . . .
The signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s develop progressively over a period. . . .
What Are the Causes of Alzheimer’s Disease? The exact. . . .
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and. . . .
In addition to medications, other care and management strategies. . . .
Alzheimer’s is a progressive neurodegenerative disease.. . . .