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Posterior cortical atrophy

^ http://www.orpha.net/ORDO/Orphanet_54247


Posterior Cortical Atrophy (PCA) is a rare progressive neurodegenerative disorder with a typical onset between 50-65 years of age characterized by progressive impairment of higher visual processing skills and other posterior cortical functions without any evidence of ocular abnormalities.

Synonyms: Benson syndrome, Biparietal Alzheimer disease, PCA

Term info

database cross reference
  • ICD-10:G31.1 (NTBT (narrower term maps to a broader term))
  • ICD-10:G31.1 (Attributed)
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ICD-10:G31.1

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ORPHA:54247