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The condition of Neurodegeneration is one where there is progressive loss of neurons including its death in many cases. In the long run it leads to progressive degeneration of neurons and diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson’s. Alongside symptoms experienced include loss of memory, poor motor control, lack of muscle control, cognitive disabilities, etc.
HOW IS NEURODEGENERATION DIAGNOSED?
A Neurologist/General Physician diagnoses Neurodegeneration by performing a physical examination and neurological exam to check for tremors, muscle rigidity, and abnormal movement.
HOW IS NEURODEGENERATION TREATED?
There are no definitive treatment options for the disease while medications are prescribed to manage the symptoms better.
DID YOU KNOW?
The term neurodegeneration is a combination of two words - ""neuro,"" referring to nerve cells and ""degeneration,"" referring to progressive damage. The term ""neurodegeneration"" can be applied to several conditions that result in the loss of nerve structure and function.