Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1
What is frontotemporal dementia in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?
About 5% of individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), regardless of family history, also have have frontotemporal dementia (FTD). Features of FTD include cognitive deficits in attention, abstraction, planning, and problem solving. Individuals with variants in the C9orf72 and CHCHD10 genes have been reported with ALS/FTD.