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Pick's disease

Other Names for this Disease
  • Dementia with lobar atrophy and neuronal cytoplasmic inclusions
  • Lobar atrophy of the brain
  • Pick disease of the brain
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Association for Frontotemporal Dementias
    Radnor Station Building 2
    Suite 320
    290 King of Prussia Road
    Radnor, PA 19087
    Toll-free: 866-507-7222
    Telephone: 267-514-7221

  • Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration Association (FTLDA)
    8151 Broadway, Suite 102
    San Antonio, TX 78209
    Telephone: 210-824-9510

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support