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vCJD (Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease)

Percent distribution of non-iatrogenic* UK vCJD and US CJD deaths, by age group, 1995-2003

Percent distribution of non-iatrogenic UK cCJD and US CJD deaths, by age group, 1995-2003

Caption: UK vCJD deaths n=140; US CJD deaths n=1,816.

 

 
 
Date: August 23, 2010
Content source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID)
Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology (DHCPP)
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