Magnetic resonance imaging of Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease.

@article{Milton1991MagneticRI,
  title={Magnetic resonance imaging of Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease.},
  author={W. J. Milton and Scott W. Atlas and Ehud Lavi and Joan E. Mollman},
  journal={Annals of neurology},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={438-40}
}
We report a biopsy-diagnosed patient with Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease showing on magnetic resonance images bilateral increased signal intensity in the basal ganglia on long repetition time images. Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD) is a degenerative process of the brain, induced by a novel infectious agent, and is usually characterized by a rapidly progressive dementia. We report a biopsy-diagnosed patient with CJD with a distinctive magnetic resonance (MR) appearance. 

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