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Nervous System and Brain

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Signs and Symptoms: Neurologic Manifestations | Pain | Information Processing Disorders | Language Disorders | Learning Disorders | Perceptual Disorders

Central Nervous System: Brain Diseases | Brain Injury | Infections | Malformations | Spinal Cord Diseases | Spinal Cord Injury

Other Diseases and Disorders: Autoimmune Nervous System Diseases | Autonomic Nervous System Diseases | Cranial Nerve Disorders | Degenerative Nervous System Diseases | Dementias | Headache and Migraine | Motor Neuron Diseases | Movement Disorders | Peripheral Nerve Disorders | Sleep Disorders

Other Topics: General Nervous System and Brain | Anatomy | Diagnostic Procedures | Neural Transplantation | Surgery


Prion Diseases

(Jump to: General Information | Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy | Chronic Wasting Disease | Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease | Fatal Familial Insomnia | Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease | Kuru )

General Information
Prion Diseases:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies:NINDS
Prion Diseases:NIAID
Prion Disease:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Prion Diseases:GeneReviews


Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (Mad Cow Disease)
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy:WHO
Q & A: Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy:International Food Information Council
BSE (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy, or Mad Cow Disease):CDC


Chronic Wasting Disease
Chronic Wasting Disease and Potential Transmission to Humans:CDC


Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Fact Sheet:NINDS
Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease:NORD
CJD (Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Classic):CDC
vCJD (Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease):CDC
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease:MedlinePlus


Fatal Familial Insomnia
Fatal Familial Insomnia:Merck Manual, Home Edition


Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease
Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Disease:NINDS


Kuru
Kuru:NINDS


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