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Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia (Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia)

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; Non fluent Primary Progressive Aphasia; Nonfluent Aphasia, Progressive; Nonfluent Aphasias, Progressive; PPA Syndromes; Progressive Nonfluent Aphasias; Syndrome, PPA; Syndromes, PPA
Networked: 11 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Dementia (Dementias)
2. Alzheimer Disease (Alzheimer's Disease)
3. Aphasia (Dysphasia)
4. Frontotemporal Dementia
5. Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration (Semantic Dementia)

Experts

1. Miller, Bruce L: 2 articles (08/2011 - 07/2009)
2. Boxer, Adam L: 2 articles (08/2011 - 07/2009)
3. Wolk, David A: 1 article (12/2013)
4. Williams, Guy B: 1 article (07/2013)
5. Patterson, Karalyn: 1 article (07/2013)
6. Acosta-Cabronero, Julio: 1 article (07/2013)
7. Diaz-de-Grenu, Lara Z: 1 article (07/2013)
8. Nestor, Peter J: 1 article (07/2013)
9. Sajjadi, Seyed A: 1 article (07/2013)
10. Paolini, Susy: 1 article (01/2013)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Primary Progressive Nonfluent Aphasia:
1. tranilast (N 5')IBA
2. tau Proteins (tau Protein)IBA
3. Sodium Glutamate (Accent)IBA
4. Memantine (Namenda)FDA Link
5. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
6. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
7. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils)IBA
8. N-acetylaspartate (N-acetyl aspartate)IBA