The Ataxic form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Andrew J. Gomori, Michael J. Partnow, Dikran S. Horoupian, Asao Hirano

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Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) may present itself with cerebellar symptoms initially. Three cases of our own are presented and the literature has been reviewed. Recognition of CJD presenting with ataxic symptoms is stressed, since such a subform constitutes 10% of all cases of CJD reported to date.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)318-323
Number of pages6
JournalArchives of Neurology
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1973


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  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Clinical Neurology

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Gomori, A. J., Partnow, M. J., Horoupian, D. S., & Hirano, A. (1973). The Ataxic form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. Archives of Neurology, 29(5), 318-323.