Difference between LBD and AD, and how is LBD diagnosed?

The Mayo Clinic has a large clinic in Rochester, MN. The local newspaper in Rochester has a health column where questions are occasionally answered by Mayo physicians. Here are recent questions where Mayo Jacksonville dementia expert Neill Graff-Radford, MD answers. The questions are — What’s the difference between Lewy body dementia and Alzheimer’s, and How is Lewy body dementia diagnosed?

Here’s a link to the article:


Many with Lewy body dementia also have Alzheimer’s disease
by Tom Jargo
Post Bulletin
Feb 6, 2017