Altered Mental Status and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

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HM2016 Abstract Number: 750

An Unusual Presentation of a Rare Disease: Are We Underdiagnosing Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease?

Case Presentation: A 67-year-old female with history of chronic kidney disease presented with 3 weeks history of confusion, difficulty walking, and visual hallucinations. Initially, she was alert and oriented without any focal neurologic deficit. Her [...]

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