Volume 5, Number 2—April 1999
International Editors:Emerging Infectious Diseases—United Kingdom
|Deaths of definite and probable cases
aData source: National CJD Surveillance Unit (set up in May 1990 by the Department of Health and the Scottish Office Home and Health Department).
bTo Dec. 31, 1998 (provisional); total number of definite and probable cases of nvCJD=35.
cGSS, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker syndrome; nvCJD, new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
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