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Multi-Infarct Dementia (DOID:9005181)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
vascular dementia +     
anterior cerebral artery infarction 
Cerebral Autosomal Recessive Arteriopathy with Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy  
middle cerebral artery infarction  
Multi-Infarct Dementia  
Loss of higher cortical functions with retained awareness due to multiple cortical or subcortical CEREBRAL INFARCTION. Memory, judgment, attention span, and impulse control are often impaired, and may be accompanied by PSEUDOBULBAR PALSY; HEMIPARESIS; reflex abnormalities, and other signs of localized neurologic dysfunction. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1060)
posterior cerebral artery infarction 

Exact Synonyms: Dementia Multi-Infarcts ;   Lacunar Dementia ;   Lacunar Dementias ;   Multiinfarct Dementia ;   multi-infarct dementias ;   multiinfarct dementias
Primary IDs: MESH:D015161
Alternate IDs: RDO:0006845
Definition Sources: MESH:D015161

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