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134 Possible Causes for Dementia, Mask-like Facies

  • Parkinson's Disease

    Facial expression is blunted, described as a "masked facies". The patient typically has difficulty with the initiation of movement.[] […] and Lewy body dementia.[] Sign up for our e-news to receive updates about Alzheimer’s and dementia care and research. Learn more: Dementia with Lewy Bodies , Mixed Dementia .[]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 3

    PD3 may be associated with dementia, and dementia has been observed in affected families in the absence of parkinsonism.[] Considering the facts that PD3 may be associated with dementia and that familial clustering has been observed for both entities in affected families, it becomes tempting to[]

  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy

    The only factor associated with conversion to dementia was MCI diagnosis at baseline (p 0.023).[] To address this issue, we describe two illustrative cases of autopsy-proven LBD that presented atypical phenotypes of progressive supranuclear palsy syndrome and semantic dementia[] The progression to dementia at the 3-year follow-up was assessed.[]

  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies

    CT scan is part of the workup for dementia .[] Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is the second most common neurodegenerative cause of dementia of the elderly following Alzheimer's disease.[] Dementia with Lewy bodies might be the second most common form of degenerative dementia in the elderly.[]

  • Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis

    Neurological examination revealed generalized rigidity, bradykinesia, impaired postural reflexes, and a mask-like facies.[] Onset of dementia before 65 years of age is termed as young-onset dementia (YOD).[] […] discussed herein is important because he was diagnosed as Balint's syndrome by means of clinical and neuroradiological findings before the onset of known symptomatology as dementia[]

  • Neurosyphilis

    Over the next few months, a mask-like facies developed, his speech became slow and stuttered, and a tremor developed in his right hand.[] Neurosyphilis should not be overlooked as an etiology for progressive dementia even in this post-antibiotic era.[] Neurosyphilis is rather an unusual cause of dementia characterized by a rapidly progressive course and psychiatric symptoms.[]

  • Wilson Disease

    Some have a mask-like facies and pseudobulbar symptoms. Symptoms can appear anytime from 3 years of age to over 50.[] (degenerative (primary)) (old age) (persisting) F03.90 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F03.90 Unspecified dementia without behavioral disturbance 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific[] […] or legs Impaired muscle tone causing unpredictable, jerky, repetitive, or slow movements Slurred or slow speech, excessive saliva, decreased or slow facial expressions (mask-like[]

  • Ebola Virus Disease

    Opioids and Medication Disposal Caring for an adult with dementia or another cognitive or physical disorder? We can help.[]

  • Parkinson's Disease Type 9

    Symptoms List: Kufor-Rakeb Syndrome Symptoms and clinical features may include: 3 Clinical Features of Kufor-Rakeb Syndrome : Autosomal recessive inheritance Mask-like facies[] The onset is in the teenage years with clinical features of Parkinson’s disease plus spasticity, supranuclear upgaze paresis, and dementia.[] […] nervous system]; Parkinsonism; Hypokinesia; Akinesia; Mask-like facies; Rigidity; Anarthria; Festinate gait; Facial-faucial-finger mini-myoclonus (FFF); Spasticity; Mild[]

  • Parkinson-Dementia Syndrome

    A 71-year-old man with slowly progressive Parkinson-dementia syndrome.[] Key words dementia Parkinson’s disease Lewy body dementia cholinesterase inhibitor This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. References 1.[] The pathology resembled that of progressive supranuclear palsy or the Parkinson-dementia complex of Guam, but these were excluded by the clinical presentation.[]

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