Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: a case report and differential diagnoses.

Abstract

Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is a rare neurodegenerative disorder of unknown etiology that causes rapidly progressive dementia. This disease is uniformly fatal and most patients die within 12 months. Clinical findings include myoclonus, visual disturbances, and cerebellar and pyramidal/extrapyramidal signs in addition to rapidly progressive cognitive… (More)

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@article{Kojima2013CreutzfeldtJakobDA, title={Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: a case report and differential diagnoses.}, author={Gotaro Kojima and Brent K. Tatsuno and Michiko Inaba and Stephanie Velligas and Kamal H. Masaki and Kore K. Liow}, journal={Hawai'i journal of medicine & public health : a journal of Asia Pacific Medicine & Public Health}, year={2013}, volume={72 4}, pages={136-9} }