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Abstract Number: 923

A CASE OF CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE WITH ATYPICAL MRI FEATURES

Case Presentation: A 52-year-old woman presented following a two-month history of bizarre behavior and altered mental status. Prior to the onset of symptoms, the patient was at a normal level of neurological functioning, though she [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:39:57+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE WITH ATYPICAL MRI FEATURES

HM2018 Abstract Number: 573

Diagnosing Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: Leave No Stone Unturned

Case Presentation: A 57-year-old male patient with a previous history of alcohol use was brought in by his family for progressive myoclonus and confusion. At baseline, this patient performed activities of daily living with ease. [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:10:40+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on Diagnosing Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease: Leave No Stone Unturned