vCJD

abbrev
Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

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abbr. variant Creutzfeldt - Jakob disease, the human form of mad cow disease. Sometimes referred to as nvCJD (new variant Creutzfeldt - Jakob disease)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • vCJD — [ˌvi: si: dʒeı ˈdi:] n [U] medical new variant Creutzfeldt Jakob Disease a human form of the serious brain disease ↑BSE …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • VCJD — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 A81. Atypische Virus Infektionen des Zentralnervensystems A81.0 Creutzfeldt Jakob Krankheit F02.1* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • vCJD — Stands for variant Creutzfeldt Jakob disease, a human disease thought due to the same infectious agent as bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease. Both the human and bovine disorders are invariably fatal brain diseases with… …   Medical dictionary

  • vCJD — noun variant CJD, a form of Creutzfeldt Jakob disease Syn: nvCJD, human BSE, human spongiform encephalopathy, human mad cow disease, human mad cow …   Wiktionary

  • vCJD — abbreviation new variant Creutzfeld–Jakob disease …   English new terms dictionary

  • VCJD — abbr. Variant Creutzfeldt Jakob disease …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • vCJD — variant Creutzfeldt Jakob disease …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease — vCJD; see Creutzfeldt Jakob disease …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 A81. Atypische Virus Infektionen des Zentralnervensystems A81.0 Creutzfeldt Jakob Krankheit F02.1* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 A81. Atypische Virus Infektionen des Zentralnervensystems A81.0 Creutzfeldt Jakob Krankheit F02.1* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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