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What are the symptoms or signs of kuru?
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Dr. Ian Stein
Neurology
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In brief: Dementia
Usually a progressive dementia.

In brief: Dementia
Usually a progressive dementia.
Dr. Ian Stein
Dr. Ian Stein
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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine
In brief: Kuru
http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/kuru/kuru.htm

In brief: Kuru
http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/kuru/kuru.htm
Dr. Clarence Lyons
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Neurology
In brief: Like MS
Kuru is now extremely rare it was prevalent in new guinea and connected to canibalism as women and children were given the brain of dead people to acquire knowlege! it is a prion disease like mad cow disease and has tremor, balance disorder cognitive problem spinal card symptoms etc almost like multiple sclrosis.

In brief: Like MS
Kuru is now extremely rare it was prevalent in new guinea and connected to canibalism as women and children were given the brain of dead people to acquire knowlege! it is a prion disease like mad cow disease and has tremor, balance disorder cognitive problem spinal card symptoms etc almost like multiple sclrosis.
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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