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My husband is very forgetful, repeats & asks the some

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My husband is very forgetful, repeats & asks the some question many time has a great deal of difficulty walking. Dr. said mild gocnitive imapirment he has been attending physical therpy not improving. I did experience alzheimers with my mom I just need to know the problem to deal with it. Also his ankels have been very swollen for years takes alaporano no help.
JA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: Swelling for over 8 years 2 yrs. ago he had 4 surgeries in a row. stomach gallbladder, anuryism in aeorta removal of stent from stomach I think the anestia from the surgeries affected the brain Why such balance & walking problems I also checked parkinsons ?
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  dr abid replied 1 month ago.

Hi. I amCustomerWelcome to Just Answer and thank you for the question.
I'm reviewing your question now and will post back with your reply.

Expert:  dr abid replied 1 month ago.

Have you had his MRI Brain to rule out Multi infarct Dementia being reason of his symptoms ?

Regards .

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