The EEG and clinical evolution in Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease.

A total of nine EEGs were recorded serially from a typical, pathologically verified case of Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease (CJD). Typical periodic sharp waves (PSW) showed a progressive increase in duration, but the interval of PSW stayed fairly constant during the course of illness. Early in the illness there were PSW in approximately one-quarter of the records… CONTINUE READING