OBO ID: DOID:12217
Term Name: Lewy body dementia Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies
  • Diffuse Lewy body disease
  • Lewy body disease
  • Senile dementia of the Lewy body type
Definition: A dementia and a synucleinopathy that is characterized by the development of abnormal proteinaceous (alpha-synuclein) cytoplasmic inclusions, called Lewy bodies, throughout the brain that results in progressive decline in mental abilities. (2)
References:
  • GARD:3243
  • ICD10CM:G31.83
  • ICD9CM:331.82
  • ICD9CM_2006:331.82
  • MESH:D020961
  • NCI:C84826
  • OMIM:127750
  • SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:80098002
  • UMLS_CUI:C0752347
Ontology: Human Disease   (DOID:12217)
Relationships
is a type of:
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GENES INVOLVED
Human Gene Zebrafish Ortholog OMIM Term OMIM Phenotype ID
GBA {Lewy body dementia, susceptibility to} 127750
SNCB Dementia, Lewy body 127750
SNCA Dementia, Lewy body 127750
ZEBRAFISH MODELSNo data available
PHENOTYPE No data available

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