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Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis

Alzheimer's disease can mimic other conditions, so your doctor will need to run blood tests, imaging procedures, and neuropsychological tests to confirm a diagnosis. Know what to expect.
Alzheimer's and Other Dementia Screenings
Screening Tests for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
Woman with Dementia and Depression
Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia
Doctor and patient chat about the verbal fluency test
The Verbal Fluency Test for Dementia Screening
Physician Talking about the AD8 Alzheimer's Screening Results
AD8 Dementia Screening Interview for Caregivers
Sense of Smell Is Correlated with Cognition
Does a Poor Sense of Smell Predict Alzheimer's?
Daughter Worried about Her Mother's Memory
What to Do If You Think a Loved One Has Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's Patient
Neuropsychological Tests to Evaluate Alzheimers Disease
Confused Facial Expression on senior woman
Visual Clues That Show Someone Might Have Dementia
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7-Minute Screen Test for Dementia
doctors examining MRI results
How MRI Is Used to Detect Alzheimer's Disease
The Clock Drawing Test Can Screen for Dementia
How the Clock-Drawing Test Screens for Dementia
Milk spilling from baby bottle
Can the Proverb Interpretation Test Screen for Dementia?
Doctor Administering the Boston Naming Test
How the Boston Naming Test Screens for Dementia
Older woman talking to physician
Overview of the Mini-Mental State Exam for Alzheimer's
Taking the SAGE Dementia Test at Home
The SAGE Dementia Test: Procedure, Interpretation, Accuracy
Nurse writing medical report for senior patient in care home
How Accurate Is a BIMS Score in Identifying Dementia?
Doctor providing digit symbol substitution test results
What Is the Digit Symbol Substitution Test?
SPECT Scanner.
SPECT Scan: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
A senior black man is sitting in his doctor's office and listening as the doctor shows him something on a digital tablet.
Digit Span Test for Delirium and Dementia
GPCOG Screening Tool for Dementia
Memory Impairment Screen Being Administered
What Is the Memory Impairment Screen (MIS)?
The SLUMS Test Can Help Screen for Early Alzheimer's
Overview of the SLUMS Screening Test for Dementia
Doctor talking about the Trail Making Test
The Trail Making Test Part A and B for Dementia
Doctor talking with patient about her Mini-Cog test results
How the Mini-Cog Is Used to Test for Alzheimer's
Doctor Explaining the Results of the Stroop Test
How the Stroop Test Detects Signs of Early Alzheimer's
Benefits of Early Detection in Alzheimer's
Benefits of Early Detection in Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Disease Support Group
The 6 Best Alzheimer's Disease Support Groups of 2020