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How do you diagnose spongiform encephalopathy?
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Dr. Sam Gandy
Neurology
In brief: Brain biopsy
There are new CSF markers that can be tested if the fluid is sent to the national prion surveillance lab at case western (e.
g., 14-3-3 and tau) but biopsy is still more likely to be definitive. Neither 14-3-3 nor tau is completely specific for bse.

In brief: Brain biopsy
There are new CSF markers that can be tested if the fluid is sent to the national prion surveillance lab at case western (e.
g., 14-3-3 and tau) but biopsy is still more likely to be definitive. Neither 14-3-3 nor tau is completely specific for bse.
Dr. Sam Gandy
Dr. Sam Gandy
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