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Human Prion Diseases in the United States PDF - 363KB
(2010) PLoS ONE 5(1):e8521
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance and Diagnosis
Diseases. 2005;41:834–6. This article is
in the public domain, and no copyright is claimed.
Disease Not Related to a Common Venue - New Jersey,
1995 - 2004
May 7, 2004;53(Early Release):1-4
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease in Unusually Young Patients
Who Consumed Venison.
Neurology, October 2001;58:1673-1678.
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease in the United States:
the American Medical Association, November 8,
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies in Humans
Rev. Microbiol. 1999;53:283–314
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Infection Control Guidelines for Transmissible
Spongiform Encephalopathies: Report of a WHO Consultation,
Geneva, Switzerland, 23-26 March 1999
From the World Health Organization
Disease Associated with Cadaveric Dura Mater Grafts.
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Disease in the United States, 1979-1994: Using
National Mortality Data to Assess the Possible
Occurrence of Variant Cases.
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for Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease.
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Links to Organizations outside CDC
CJD Surveillance Project
The California CJD Surveillance Project conducts enhanced surveillance for CJD, variant CJD and other emerging forms of CJD in the state of California
of California, San Francisco: Memory and Aging
Website. March 17, 2003.
Disease Foundation, Inc.
The UK Creutzfeldt-Jakob
Disease Surveillance Unit
From the University
of Edinburgh, Scotland
New York CJD Enhanced Surveillance Program
New York State Department of Health, Wadsworth Center. The CJD Enhanced Surveillance program assesses the epidemiology of CJD and monitors the possible occurrence of variant CJD in New York State.
New York City, CJD Information for Health Care Providers
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Texas CJD Information
Texas Department of Health Services