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My brother, who is now 63, had Sydenham's chorea as a child.

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My brother, who is now 63, had Sydenham's chorea as a child. He is now displaying some evidences of dementia. Is there any link between the two? Is there any known treatment?
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No his Chorea as a child is not a risk factor for his present cognitive problems.

Do you know what type of dementia he has?

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