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Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease


Other Names for this Disease

  • New variant of CJD
  • Nv-CJD
  • Variant CJD
  • Variant Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease
  • VCJD
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Other Names for this Disease
  • New variant of CJD
  • Nv-CJD
  • Variant CJD
  • Variant Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease
  • VCJD
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.