Letters: Lewy Body Dementia

Baker, Ruth

Neurology Now:
doi: 10.1097/01.NNN.0000368480.81226.d2
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    My brother was recently diagnosed with Lewy body dementia. He is 58 years old and I am very concerned for him. I understand that there is no cure for this progressive disease. For the sake of my children and grandchildren, I want to know if Lewy body dementia is hereditary.

    Ruth Baker

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