Case 5-2022: A 65-Year-Old Woman with Rapidly Progressive Weakness in the Right Arm and Recurrent Falls

N Engl J Med. 2022 Feb 17;386(7):674-687. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcpc2115852.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Clinical Conference

MeSH terms

  • Accidental Falls*
  • Aged
  • Brain / pathology*
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome / complications
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome / diagnosis
  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Syndrome / genetics*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Family
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Female
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Muscle Weakness / etiology*
  • Muscle Weakness / genetics
  • Mutation
  • Prion Proteins / genetics*

Substances

  • PRNP protein, human
  • Prion Proteins