Cortical Morphological Changes in Dementia

  • Heiko Braak
  • Eva Braak


Many diseases of the brain leading to impairment of intellectual capacities are associated with morphological changes in the antero-medial portions of the temporal lobe. Among these are Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and the syndrome of dementia with argyrophilic grains.


Entorhinal Cortex Neurofibrillary Tangle Hippocampal Formation Relay Station Neuritic Plaque 
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