Lewy body dementia

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A form of dementia, distinct from Alzheimer's disease, associated with Lewy bodies in cortical neurons, especially in the frontal lobes, characterized by rapid and unpredictable fluctuations in levels of cognitive functioning and extremely poor reactions to neuroleptic (1) drugs.

Subjects: Psychology.

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