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Problem: Part B: You are a neurologist. A patient presents to you with amyloid plaques. Which of the following is true? A. The patient may or may not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.B. The patient will exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.C. The patient will not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.D. The patient will exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's if male, but will not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's if female. 

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Amyloid plaques: develops from clumping of β-amyloid proteins; disrupts neuronal function

: develops as humans age but is more present in patients with Alzheimer's

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Part B: You are a neurologist. A patient presents to you with amyloid plaques. Which of the following is true? 

A. The patient may or may not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.
B. The patient will exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.
C. The patient will not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's.
D. The patient will exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's if male, but will not exhibit symptoms of Alzheimer's if female. 

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