Jakob-Creutzfeldt disease definition

  • noun:
    • See Creutzfeldt-Jakob condition.
    • unusual (usually deadly) mind infection (usually in middle-age) due to an unidentified sluggish virus; described as progressive alzhiemer's disease and steady loss in muscle mass control

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