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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease


Other Names for this Disease
  • GSSD
  • Gerstmann Straussler Scheinker syndrome
  • Cerebellar ataxia, progressive dementia, and amyloid deposits in the central nervous system
  • Encephalopathy subacute spongiform Gerstmann-Straussler type
  • Amyloidosis cerebral with spongiform encephalopathy
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Research

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker disease. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.

Patient Registry

Other Names for this Disease
  • GSSD
  • Gerstmann Straussler Scheinker syndrome
  • Cerebellar ataxia, progressive dementia, and amyloid deposits in the central nervous system
  • Encephalopathy subacute spongiform Gerstmann-Straussler type
  • Amyloidosis cerebral with spongiform encephalopathy
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.