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J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1982 March; 45(3): 235–238.
PMCID: PMC491343

Evidence for case-to-case transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease


Three cases of probable iatrogenic transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease by neurosurgery are detailed together with a cluster of three cases in Eastern England possibly connected by dental procedures, and the development of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease in a patient who had been in social contact with a familial case.

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