Title

Right frontal mass presenting as depression with dementia

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Date

8-12-2008

Document Type

Letter to the Editor

Medical Subject Headings

Aged, 80 and over; Dementia; Depression; Frontal Lobe; *Functional Laterality; Humans; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Male; Psychomotor Performance

Disciplines

Psychiatry

Abstract

Case report of a large right frontal mass that presented as a case of depression with a history of dementia without focal neurological signs in which structural imaging was initially not pursued, but subsequently proved essential in clarifying the diagnosis.

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Citation: Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2008 Oct 1;32(7):1754-5. Epub 2008 Jul 19. Link to article on publisher's site

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