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Lung cancer-associated cognitive impairment in a patient with Alzheimer’s disease pathology: A case report
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  • Kiyoto Takigawa,
  • Masahiko Takaya,
  • Kazumasa Saigoh,
  • Osamu Shirakawa
Kiyoto Takigawa
Kindai University, Faculty of Medicine
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Masahiko Takaya
Kindai University, Faculty of Medicine
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Kazumasa Saigoh
Kindai University, Faculty of Medicine
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Osamu Shirakawa
Kindai University, Faculty of Medicine
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Abstract

Pathologic amyloid β and tau protein accumulation in the cerebral cortex does not necessarily lead to a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease. Our current report presents a patient with Alzheimer’s disease pathology who presented general cognitive impairment we considered derived from the lung cancer itself, without metastasis.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

25 Jan 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
25 Jan 2021Submission Checks Completed
25 Jan 2021Assigned to Editor
06 Feb 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
18 Mar 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
21 Mar 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
29 Apr 20211st Revision Received
03 May 2021Submission Checks Completed
03 May 2021Assigned to Editor
03 May 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
17 May 2021Editorial Decision: Accept