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How do you find out if infected with transmissible spongiform encephalopathies?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Brain biopsy

The gold standard for diagnosis of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies is a brain biopsy.
Eeg and MRI can show findings suggestive of but not diagnostic for tses.

In brief: Brain biopsy

The gold standard for diagnosis of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies is a brain biopsy.
Eeg and MRI can show findings suggestive of but not diagnostic for tses.
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