DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for frontotemporal dementia

Frontotemporal dementia [DOID:9255]

A basal ganglia disease characterized by progressive neuronal loss predominantly involving the frontal and/or temporal lobes of the brain resulting in a gradual and progressive decline in behavior or language.

Synonyms:  frontotemporal dementia,  DOID:9255,  Wilhemsen-Lynch disease,  frontotemporal lobar degeneration,  multiple system tauopathy with presenile dementia ...

Linkouts:  OMIM #1 #2