PRESENILE DEMENTIA OF THE ALZHEIMER'S TYPE (PDAT)

An outdated label for Alzheimer's type dementia before the patient's 65th birthday.

PRESENILE DEMENTIA OF THE ALZHEIMER'S TYPE (PDAT): "Shawn began showing symptoms of Alzheimer's dementia before he turned 65 and was diagnosed with Presenile Dementia of the Alzheimer's type."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "PRESENILE DEMENTIA OF THE ALZHEIMER'S TYPE (PDAT)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/presenile-dementia-of-the-alzheimers-type-pdat/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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