Volume 15, Number 2—February 2009
Medical Procedures and Risk for Sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Japan, 1999–2008
|Patient||Type of CJD||Onset of CJD||Date of surgery||Reason for surgery|
|1||sCJD||2003 Aug||1991 Aug||Subarachinoid hemorrhage|
|dCJD||2001 May||1976||Spinal cord tumor|
||Spinal cord tumor
|2||sCJD||2002 Feb||1994 Sep||Subdural hematoma|
|3||sCJD||2001 Jan||1989 Apr||Subarachinoid hemorrhage|
|4||sCJD||2001 Jul||1999||Spinal cord lesion (details unknown)|
|5||sCJD||2002 May||2002 Apr||Cataract|
|sCJD||2002 May||1997 Aug||Cataract|
*CJD, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease; sCJD, sporadic CJD; dCJD, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease associated with cadaveric dura mater graft.
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