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Sporadic Fatal Insomnia in Europe: Phenotypic Features and Diagnostic Challenges

Annals of Neurology

Sep 26, 2018

Samir Abu-RumeilehPiero Parchi

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Comprehensively describe the phenotypic spectrum of sporadic fatal insomnia (sFI) to facilitate diagnosis and management of this rare and peculiar prion disorder. A survey among major prion disease reference centers in Europe identified 13 patients diagnosed with sFI in the past 20 year...read more

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Sporadic Fatal Insomnia in Europe: Phenotypic Features and Diagnostic Challenges

Annals of Neurology

Sep 26, 2018

Samir Abu-RumeilehPiero Parchi

PMID: 30048013

DOI: 10.1002/ana.25300

Abstract

Comprehensively describe the phenotypic spectrum of sporadic fatal insomnia (sFI) to facilitate diagnosis and management of this rare and peculiar prion disorder. A survey among major prion disease reference centers in Europe identified 13 patients diagnosed with sFI in the past 20 year...read more

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Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
Radiosurgery
Polysomnography
Disease Management
Diagnostic Procedure
5
1
14

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