Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

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What is Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease?

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is a rare transmittable degenerative disorder of the brain characterized by progressive dementia and motor dysfunction. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) is a type that is most common in the United Kingdom.

Common symptoms reported by people with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Common symptoms
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Treatments taken by people with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

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Compare treatments taken by people with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

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Who has Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 2
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease patients who have completed their condition history
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