Monday, November 3, 2014

USA CJD TSE PRION UNIT, TEXAS, SURVEILLANCE UPDATE NOVEMBER 2014

National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center Cases Examined1 (October 7, 2014)

***6 Includes 11 cases in which the diagnosis is pending, and 19 inconclusive cases;

***7 Includes 12 (11 from 2014) cases with type determination pending in which the diagnosis of vCJD has been excluded.

***The sporadic cases include 2660 cases of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (sCJD),

***50 cases of Variably Protease-Sensitive Prionopathy (VPSPr)

***and 21 cases of sporadic Fatal Insomnia (sFI).

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