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Table 1 Number of cases studied by diagnostic entity and country

From: Human transmissible spongiform encephalopathies in eleven countries: diagnostic pattern across time, 1993–2002

  Sporadic CJD Variant CJD Iatrogenic CJD Genetic TSE All categories
     CJD GSS FFI Insert  
Australia 189 - 4 14 4 3 1 215
Austria* 77 - - 9 - 3 1 90
Canada** 169 1 3 7 9 - - 189
France 766 6 82 68 5 6 5 938
Germany 827 - 5 31 8 17 12 900
Italy 544 - 3 94 8 10 3 662
Netherlands 136 - 3 1 - - 2 142
Slovakia 18 - - 41 - - - 59
Spain* 380 - 5 18 - 25 1 429
Switzerland 84 - - 1 - - - 85
UK 530 121 33 11 19 1 17 732
All countries 3720 128 138 295 53 65 42 4441
  1. * Since 1996, including retrospective cases from 1993. ** Since 1998, including retrospective cases from 1994