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This tissue slide shows sponge-like lesions in the brain tissue of a classic CJD patient.
This lesion is typical of many prion diseases.
This tissue slide shows sponge-like lesions in the brain tissue of a classic CJD patient.
This lesion is typical of many prion diseases.

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A New Hampshire hospital may have exposed patients to Creutzfeldt-Jakob or CJD, an incurable, rare brain disease.

Deadly brain infection's source unknown

A New Hampshire hospital may have exposed patients to Creutzfeldt-Jakob or CJD, an incurable, rare brain disease.