Table 1

Clinical characteristics

Diagnosis No Sex (M:F) Age (y) Duration dementia (y) MMSE score Albumin ratio
FTD185:1365.5 (8.4)4.1 (3.2)17.7 (6.4)9.7 (2.9)
Probable AD4113:2873.8 (5.9)3.2 (1.8)17.6 (5.2)5.4 (1.8)
Possible AD1911:878.9 (5.7)3.0 (2.3)21.9 (3.7)7.9 (2.9)
SAE1712:575.8 (4.4)2.6 (2.2)22.1 (7.2)11.9 (7.2)
PD1511:469.9 (7.5)6.8 (2.4)
Controls174:1371.8 (4.2)5.3 (1.8)
  • Values are means (SD). FTD=Frontotemporal dementia; AD=Alzheimer's disease; SAE=subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy; PD=Parkinson's disease; albumin ratio=CSF albumin (mg/l)/serum albumin (g/l).