Pick's disease can resemble Alzheimer's, but changes occur earlier

Pick's disease, sometimes misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's disease, usually occurs at a much younger age, in people in their 40s or 50s, but it features some of the same symptoms, including memory loss and organizational problems. The disease, which causes the shrinkage and loss of brain cells in the frontal and temporal lobes of the brain, also causes personality changes.

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