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Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia (Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia) Summary

Description: A form of frontotemporal lobar degeneration and a progressive form of dementia characterized by motor speech impairment and AGRAMMATISM, with relative sparing of single word comprehension and semantic memory.

Also Known As: Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia; Non-fluent Primary Progressive Aphasia; PPA Syndrome; Aphasia, Progressive Nonfluent; Aphasias, Progressive Nonfluent Show All >>

Networked: 11 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. tranilast (N 5') : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  2. tau Proteins (tau Protein) : 2 results : IBA
  3. Sodium Glutamate (Accent) : 1 result : IBA
  4. Memantine (Namenda) : 1 result : FDA 12
  5. Glucose (Dextrose) : 1 result : FDA 175 Generic
  6. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 1 result : IBA
  7. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 1 result : IBA
  8. N-acetylaspartate (N-acetyl aspartate) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia

  1. Dementia (Dementias)
  2. Alzheimer Disease (Alzheimer's Disease)
  3. Aphasia (Dysphasia)
  4. Frontotemporal Dementia
  5. Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration (Semantic Dementia)
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Key Therapies for Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia

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