Mayo Clinic neurologists and other specialists care for people who have posterior cortical atrophy. Doctors work with you to develop the most appropriate treatment for your condition.
Posterior cortical atrophy can't be cured, but doctors will help you manage your condition. Your doctor may give you medications to treat your symptoms. You may benefit from physical or occupational therapy. Your doctor will coordinate your care with your primary doctor.
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