Sporadic Creutzfeldt Jakob disease

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


Dementia and altered sensorium; recent history of rapid worsening.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

Cortical ribbon sign typical of sporadic Creutzfeldt Jakob disease (prion disease).

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Case information

rID: 10043
Published: 13th Jun 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
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