Fig. 4. Integrated images of 18FDG uptake of (A) a healthy control person (B) a patient with dementia with Lewy bodies co-registered to the individual MRI (horizontal section); 18FDG uptake is markedly reduced in the occipital lobe of the DLB patient.
Investigation of D2 receptor density with [123I]IBZM and SPECT suggests a reduction in the striatum of CBD patients but has been restricted to a single case so far (70).
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