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Heidenhain variant, Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease


Definition: A variant of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease that presents with rapid impairment of vision or cortical blindness due to involvement of the visual center.

See Also: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

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