CORTICAL DEMENTIA

dementia which stems from weakening of the cortical regions of the brain, instead of the subcortical regions. Most frequently occurring in Alzheimer's.

CORTICAL DEMENTIA: "Cortical dementia is sometimes one of the first symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CORTICAL DEMENTIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cortical-dementia/ (accessed April 5, 2020).
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