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Alzheimer's Disease

Onset of Dementia

11/26/2007

Question:

Is there a medical test that will show approximately when, or some kind of a time-frame of when dementia began in a person?

Answer:

Not in retrospect. An expert may develop an opinion, however.

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Response by:

Robert P Friedland, MD Robert P Friedland, MD
Formerly, Professor of Neurology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University