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Alzheimer's disease in a patient with posterior cortical atrophy.
  1. M L Berthier,
  2. R Leiguarda,
  3. S E Starkstein,
  4. G Sevlever,
  5. A L Taratuto
  1. Neurology Service, Hospital Clinic and Provincial, Barcelona, Spain.


    Posterior cortical atrophy (PCA) is characterised by slowly progressive dementia with cognitive and perceptual deficits suggestive of bilateral parieto-occipital disease. A case is reported of a patient with PCA and neuropathological findings consistent with Alzheimer's disease.

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