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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   It is regarding Dementia (Fronto Temporal Dementia)
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   HOw can I help you
Doctor :   are you with me
User :   My Mother age 44 years is suffering with Dementia (Fronto Temporal Dementia)
User :   Disease is dignosed
Doctor :   Since when is she having it and What has been the Nature of the Disease process till now Has there been any Progress
User :   It has diagnosed in June 2008
Doctor :   ok
User :   However since one year we were giving her Phsyciatric treatment
User :   It is detoriated
Doctor :   diverse group of rare disorders that primarily affect the frontal and temporal lobes of the brain
Doctor :   he areas generally associated with personality and behavior.
User :   tue
User :   true
User :   here behaviourial disorder is highly sever, She can't to any thing by her own
User :   means 100% dependent on others even for her daily activity
User :   But she is not confined to bed
Doctor :   ok
User :   She daily walk for 3 Kms with my evening walk
Doctor :   Any Psychotherapy that you have been advised to initiate by your DOctor
User :   Earlier we were giving Pscytric treatment of drugs
User :   Now Doctor from Mumbai taking care by drugs
User :   But no significant improvement
Doctor :   Antipsychotics. Drugs that can block the effects of dopamine, a chemical messenger associated with psychosis, may be of value in managing aggressive, irrational and compulsive behaviors that may develop with frontotemporal dementia.
User :   ok
User :   So what you suggest here?
Doctor :   Caring for your Mother will be the Most essential thing that you need to do more than any thing be patient
User :   Is disease Curable?
Doctor :   since you have known that she is diseased
User :   in June 2008 it was diagnosed
Doctor :   You have told me that
User :   ok, So is there any medicine in your knowledge by which definately we can cure her
Doctor :   are you with me
User :   yes please
Doctor :   No there are no such medicines for the Definite cure of this condition
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