medical Definition of Lewy body disease
- But the public is less familiar with the fact that roughly half of Parkinson's cases are accompanied by Lewy body disease, a gradual dementia resembling Alzheimer's.
- —Barron H. Lerner, The Los Angeles Times, 12 May 2008
- He has been diagnosed with Lewy body dementia, a terminal disease that has characteristics of Alzheimer's disease but also physical symptoms similar to Parkinson's disease …
- —Lisa Black, The Chicago Tribune, 6 Nov. 2007