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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creutzfeldt%E2%80%93Jakob_disease

Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (CJD) is a universally fatal brain disorder. Early symptoms include ... encephalopathy. CJD is different from bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease) and variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease ( vCJD).

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/tc/mad-cow-disease-overview

People cannot get mad cow disease. But in rare cases they may get a human form of mad cow disease called variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD), which is ...

www.webmd.com/brain/mad-cow-disease-basics

A human version of mad cow disease called variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease ( vCJD) is ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/mad_cow_disease_and_variant_creutzfeldt-jakob_dis/article_em.htm

Nov 17, 2016 ... Mad cow disease is an infectious disease in the brain of cattle. Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) is the human form of mad cow ...

www.medicinenet.com/mad_cow_disease/article.htm

Get the facts on mad cow disease in humans (bovine spongiform encephalopathy, BSE) causes (prions), and learn how it's transmitted to people ( variant ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/new-test-spots-human-form-of-mad-cow-disease-with-100-percent-accuracy

Dec 21, 2016 ... Eating beef from an animal infected with mad cow disease can lead to an untreatable condition that attacks the brain and is universally fatal, but ...

www.thespruce.com/what-causes-mad-cow-disease-3384812

Mad Cow Disease (or BSE) is a well-known bovine disease. Get the facts ... An Explanation of What It Is, How It's Transmitted, and Potential Human Concerns.

www.cnn.com/2013/07/02/health/mad-cow-disease-fast-facts/index.html

Jun 4, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts on Mad Cow Disease and learn more about the ... disease in humans called variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD).

www.newscientist.com/article/2118418-many-more-people-could-still-die-from-mad-cow-disease-in-the-uk

Jan 18, 2017 ... It's likely these people take longer to develop symptoms. ... Many more people could still die from mad cow disease in the UK. Plaques in the ...