Corticobasal syndrome as a focal variant of Alzheimer’s disease

Síndrome corticobasal como variante de la enfermedad de Alzheimer


  • Francesca Mariani Hospital de Clínicas
  • Andrés Damian Centro Uruguayo de Imagenología Molecular-CUDIM
  • Pablo Duarte Centro Uruguayo de Imagenología Molecular-CUDIM
  • Stephanie Pino Hospital de Clínicas
  • Sergio Dansilio Hospital de Clínicas
  • Rodolfo Ferrando Centro de Medicina Nuclear e Imagenología Molecular



Alzheimer's Disease, corticobasal syndrome, Amyloid


We present A 60-year-old woman with a 2-year history of progressive anterograde memory deficit, with a A 18F-FDG PET/CT and 11C-PIB PET/CT studies performed. In the follow-up she presented a typical corticobasal syndrome with extrapyramidal signs and left superior limb dystonia. These clinical and imaging features are consistent with a focal presentation of AD.


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How to Cite

Mariani, F., Damian, A., Duarte, P. ., Pino, S. ., Dansilio, S. ., & Ferrando, R. . (2022). Corticobasal syndrome as a focal variant of Alzheimer’s disease: Síndrome corticobasal como variante de la enfermedad de Alzheimer. Journal of Applied Cognitive Neuroscience, 3(2), e00284513.