Rigidity, akinesia, tremor, instability (dementia)

Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLBs), Parkinson with dementia (PDD)


Not identified


ApoE e2

Cortical and subcortical Lewy bodies, nigral degeneration, Alzheimer pathology

Progressive dementia, parkinsonism, visual hallucinations, neuroleptic sensivity

LB variant of AD (LBV/AD)

a-Synuclein (tau ?)


a-Synuclein, tau

ApoE e4?

Lewy bodies + neurites, AD pathology (plaques, tangles), PHF-tau

Progressive dementia, parkinsonism

Multiple system atrophy (MSA)

a-Synuclein (multiplication), no relation to UCHL-1



Not identified

Striatonigral/ olivopontocerebellar atrophy, glial cytoplasmic inclusions (GCI)


(MSA-P), cerebellar ataxia

(MSA-C), autonomic disorders

HallervordenSpatz disease (neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation, type I - NBIA-1)

Pantothenate kinase 2 (PANK 2)

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