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bettyellen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-20-06 05:20 PM
Response to Reply #28
29. you mean when it's waaay too late to treat?
actually you can see the athrophy quite a bit earlier than late stage. i did with my own mom, and i won't soon forget it.
but the specialists still officially consider it a best guess diagnosis until they see the plaques and tangles. :shrug:
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