Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer's Disease Comorbidities

Jasvinder P. Chawla, MD, MBA

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March 30, 2023

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is often seen with a wide range of comorbid diseases that are also more common in older individuals. Most of the comorbidities associated with AD, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, depression, and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), are closely related to inflammation. In regard to treating AD and its comorbidities, diseases that share dysregulated pathways are likely to share some therapeutic targets, representing an important direction for ongoing investigation in the setting of AD.

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