• bovine spongiform enc
  • The ban had been in place since December 2003, when the prion responsible for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or 'mad cow disease' was detected in US beef cattle. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sensationalist media reports and online rumors fueled speculation that the new president was recklessly putting South Koreans' health at risk of contracting bovine spongiform encephalopathy, better known as mad cow disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • 2 Emory University, Atlanta, USA Correspondence to Vijay Delaffon First received Jul 211, final revision 11 Mar 213, accepted 24 Apr 213 Aims and method A baseline audit of trainees ability to recognise Wernicke s encephalopathy and initiate appropriate thiamine regimes in an in-patient alcohol detoxification unit was carried out. (docplayer.net)
  • case
  • In the case of Wernicke encephalopathy, overdiagnosis is preferred to underdiagnosis, since timely intervention is necessary with misdiagnosis potentially leading to grave consequences. (neurocular.com)