Major Frontotemporal Neurocognitive Disorder-Initial Post
Major Frontotemporal Neurocognitive Disorder
Explain the diagnostic criteria for your assigned neurocognitive disorder
A. The criteria are met for a
major or mild neurocognitive disorder
B. The disturbance has an insidious onset and gradual progression.
C. Either (1) or (2):
a. Three or more of the following behavioral symptoms:
i. Behavioral disinhibition.
ii. Apathy or inertia.
iii. Loss of sympathy or empathy.
iv. Perseverative, stereotyped or compulsive/ritualistic behavior.
v. Hyperorality and dietary changes.
b. The prominent decline in social cognition and/or executive abilities.