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We agree with Dr Mackenzie that there is a substantial difference between patients with DLB and AD in terms of the degree of brain inflammation, as noted in his recent report.1 Patients with DLB have a much reduced inflammatory response, and, if anti-inflammatory medications target brain inflammation, patients with AD would be expected to show greater benefit than those with DLB.
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