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What are the first symptoms of cjd disease?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Mental deterioration

Mental deterioration as manifest by dementia, behavioral changes and decline in higher cortical functions (concentration, judgement) can occur early and progress rapidly.
Often patients will also have myoclonus (uncontrollable jerking of muscles).

In brief: Mental deterioration

Mental deterioration as manifest by dementia, behavioral changes and decline in higher cortical functions (concentration, judgement) can occur early and progress rapidly.
Often patients will also have myoclonus (uncontrollable jerking of muscles).
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