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White Matter and Neurodegenerative Disease

Christopher M. Filley

in The Behavioral Neurology of White Matter

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199743261
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322992 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743261.003.016
White Matter and Neurodegenerative Disease

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Chapter 16 considers the involvement of white matter in the major neurodegenerative dementias, along with the intriguing idea that white matter may be the tissue in which the neuropathology of Alzheimer's Disease (AD) first appears.

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Subjects: Neurology

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